05-27-2008 Special School Board Meeting
Agenda Item #36


Title
Florida Diagnostic and Learning Resources System (FDLRS/East) Project Application for 2008/09

Discussion

The 2008/09 Florida Diagnostic and Learning Resources System/East Project is a viable coordinated statewide network delivering effective and cost efficient support services to any and all of those involved with students with exceptionalities.

All FDLRS Associate Center grants are transmitted electronically and only hard copies of the general assurances, budget, and narrative sections are required to be sent to the Bureau of Grants Management at the Florida DOE.  The initiative areas (4 functions) for the FDLRS Network are Child Find, Human Resource Development, Parent
Services, and Technology Resource Development.  The entire electronically produced grant is available at the district office located at the Educational Services Facility in Viera.



Recommendation
Approve the 2008/09 Florida Diagnostic and Learning Resources System/East Project grant application with a total funding of $1,102,899.  The breakdown for the total budget is $869,106 in IDEA, Part B; $163,140 in IDEA, Part B, Preschool; and $70,653 in General Revenue.

Meeting Date(s)
Consent w/o Information - 5/27/2008

Authority for Action
IDEA, Part B (Individuals with Disabilities Education Act)

Involves Expenditure of Funds Directly in the Classroom
No

Source of Funding
Operating - Grant
Special Revenue - Federal
Agenda Item will not Require the Expenditure of Funds

FY
Amount
Budgeted
Fund
Cost Center
Project
Function
Object
Program
08/09$869,106Yes42292852970176130Various000
42292852970176400Various000
08/09$163,140Yes42292852970186130Various000
08/09$70,653Yes42492852970166400Various000

Contact

Sharon Tolson, FDLRS/East, ext. 540

Betty Dunn, Student Services, Ext. 270

Eva Lewis, ESE Program Services, ext. 520




Attachment:  RFA - Narrative Section [5-2-08].pdf