05-13-2008 Regular School Board Meeting
Agenda Item #35


Title
Approve Future Problem Solving (FPS) Students to Participate and Travel to the International FPS Competition

Discussion

Students from seven (7) Brevard Schools have been invited to participate at the International Future Problem Solving Competition at Michigan State University in East Lansing, MI.  These students are recognized as 1st or 2nd place winners.  The invited students and their coaches are listed on the attached sheet.  Adult coaches and/or chaperones will accompany the teams and no school days will missed.

We are asking that this item be presented to the Board once for Consent without Information due to time constraints in making preparations for travel and lodging.



Recommendation

Approve the request to travel to International Future Problem Solving (FPS) Competition in East Lansing, Michigan from May 28 through June 1, 2008.



Meeting Date(s)
Consent w/o Information - 5/13/2008

Authority for Action
Part I, Fundraising

Involves Expenditure of Funds Directly in the Classroom
Yes

Source of Funding
Operating - Other

FY
Amount
Budgeted
Fund
Cost Center
Project
Function
Object
Program
07-08$4,000.00Yes10098150011975100332102

Contact

Eva Lewis, Director, ESE Program Support, 520

Wanda Gray, Affiliate Director, Florida FPS, x339




Attachment:  FutureProblemSolvers2008.pdf