05-22-2012 Special School Board Meeting
Agenda Item #27


Title
Memorandum of Agreement, City of Palm Bay - Project SEARCH

Discussion

Brevard Public Schools is entering into a Memorandum of Agreement with the City of Palm Bay and BRIDGES BTC, Inc. The agreement provides the continuation of a Project SEARCH program with the City of Palm Bay for students who have met eligibility for a Special Diploma and desire to extend their education for an additional year.  Brevard Public Schools is providing an Exceptional Student Education teacher earned through FTE.  BRIDGES is providing three job coaches.  Students rotate through various intern experiences to develop skills that may potentially offer employment opportunities.



Recommendation

Approve the collaborative Memorandum of Agreement, City of Palm Bay, Project SEARCH.



Meeting Date(s)
Information - 5/8/2012
Consent after Information5/22/2012

Authority for Action
F.S. 1001.42

Involves Expenditure of Funds Directly in the Classroom
Yes

Source of Funding
Operating - Other

FY
Amount
Budgeted
Fund
Cost Center
Project
Function
Object
Program
2012$50,340.00Yes10010730010025200100113

Contact
Sue Carver, Director, ESE Program Support, x520


Attachment:  Palm Bay SEARCH MOA 2012.pdf