05-13-2008 Regular School Board Meeting
Agenda Item #10


Title
Proclamation-In Celebration of Rolling Readers Space Coast

Discussion

Rolling Readers Space Coast consists of 514 trained and committed volunteers who provide Read-Aloud, Tutor/Mentor, and small-group tutoring programs to 7,700 at risk children, pre-kindergarten through fourth grade in Brevard County.

They have inspired children to love reading, touched their imaginations, helped develop  language skills and through their dedicated service have helped nearly 90 percent of Brevard elementary schools achieve a grade of A in 2007.



Recommendation

To proclaim support of Rolling Readers Space Coast who are committed volunteers that read to children weekly and provide a postive impact on the lives of children.



Meeting Date(s)
Resolution / Presentation - 5/13/2008

Authority for Action
1001.42 General Powers and Duties of the School Board

Involves Expenditure of Funds Directly in the Classroom
No

Source of Funding
Agenda Item will not Require the Expenditure of Funds

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Contact
Wes Sumner, Director of District Communications


Attachment:  RollingReadersProclamation.pdf