05-26-2009 Special School Board Meeting
Agenda Item #52


Title
Approval of Two (2) Contracted Services Agreements with Family Liaison Consultants for the 2009-2010 School Year

Discussion

The Office of Exceptional Student Education Program Support provides continuing support to families of students with disabilities.  These funds are alloted specifically for parent projects through the State Department of Education under the Individuals with Disabilities Act (IDEA), Part B Entitlement.  Ms. Terry Tomaka and Mr. Jim Gerhauser have served in the capacity of "family liaisons" to Brevard families for several years.



Recommendation

Approve Two (2) Contracted Services Agreements with Family Liaison Consultants, Terry Tomaka and Jim Gerhauser, for the 2009-2010 school year to provide parent liaison services to eligible exceptional student education parents for the total amount of $70,000.



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

Authority for Action
IDEA Part B Entitlement

Involves Expenditure of Funds Directly in the Classroom
No

Source of Funding
Special Revenue - Federal

FY
Amount
Budgeted
Fund
Cost Center
Project
Function
Object
Program
09-10$70,000Yes42292804100146300312000

Contact

Eva Lewis, Director, ESE Program Support Services, x520

 




Attachment:  Tomaka-Fam.Liaison09.pdf
Attachment:  Gerhauser-Fam.Liaison09.pdf