05-25-2010 Special School Board Meeting
Agenda Item #27


Title
Space Coast Early Steps/Local Education Agency (LEA) Interagency Agreement

Discussion

This is a renewal of an agreement between Brevard Public Schools (LEA) and Early Steps specifying how transition services will be completed for children with disabilities as they turn 3 years of age.  Early Steps is the lead agency for children birth to 3.  The District assumes responsibility for these children at age 3.  Transition services begin 6 months prior to 3rd birthday and an Individual Education Plan (IEP) is required to be implemented on or before the 3rd birthday should the child continue to be eligible for services.



Recommendation
Approve Early Steps/Local Education Agency Interagency Agreement.

Meeting Date(s)
Information - 5/11/2010
Consent after Information5/25/2010

Authority for Action
PL 99-457, Chpt. 393

Involves Expenditure of Funds Directly in the Classroom
No

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

FY
Amount
Budgeted
Fund
Cost Center
Project
Function
Object
Program

Contact
Sue Carver, Principal of Alternative Sites, Phone 723-2677 ext. 14505


Attachment:  Contract -LEA and ES Interagency Agreement 2010-11.pdf