05-26-2009 Special School Board Meeting
Agenda Item #49


Title
2009-2010 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.  Funding will be provided through our Individuals with Disabilities (IDEA) Part B Entitlement, and will not exceed a total of $49,550.00.



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".



Meeting Date(s)
Information - 5/26/2009
Consent after Information6/16/2009

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
09-10$49,550.00Yes42292804100146300312000

Contact
Eva Lewis, Director, ESE Program Support, x520


Attachment:  RFBD Contract FY 09 Brevard.pdf