05-13-2008 Regular School Board Meeting
Agenda Item #33


Title
Approve the 2008-09 Cooperative Agreement with Recording for the Blind and Dyslexic (RFB&D)

Discussion

Recording for the Blind and Dyslexic (RFB&D) is a Federal/State agency, which records books on tape for students with visual problems or dyslexia.  The school district will provide a school membership for each individual school.  These funds will be from the Individuals with Disabilities Grant (IDEA) and will not exceed a total of $37,000.00.



Recommendation

Approve the Cooperative Agreement between the School Board of Brevard County, Florida and the Recording for the Blind and Dyslexic (RFB&D), "learning through listening", not to exceed $37,000.00.



Meeting Date(s)
Information - 4/22/2008
Consent after Information5/13/2008

Authority for Action
84.027A, IDEA Part B

Involves Expenditure of Funds Directly in the Classroom
Yes

Source of Funding
Special Revenue - Federal

FY
Amount
Budgeted
Fund
Cost Center
Project
Function
Object
Program
08-09$37,000Yes42292802970146300312000

Contact
Eva Lewis, Director, ESE Program Support Services, x520


Attachment:  RFB&D 2008.pdf