06-15-2010 Regular School Board Meeting
Agenda Item #55


Title
Contracted Services Agreement with Dr. Bradley Greene, Quality Schools Consultant and Trainer

Discussion

Dr. Bradley Greene is an International Educational Consultant with the Glasser Institute and provides training for Brevard's Quality Schools.  The Quality Schools training is an ongoing initiative for a character education/bully-proof plan, Secondary Schools of National Prominence (SSNP) and an integral part of the School Improvement Plan.  This project is funded through the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) 2009 and is an on-going training requirement to support and build capacity in our quality schools.

*The cost for this training initiative includes:

  • Two basic training weeks for 40 participants
  • Advanced Practicum for Private Schools (parentally placed ESE students) - 21 participants
  • Advanced training and application phases for 20 participants
  • Advanced Practicum for 21 participants
  • Advanced training and application phase for 20 participants

These training phases start in October 2010 and end October 2011.

*Fees associated with this training will include the cost of materials, travel and facilities.



Recommendation

Approve the Contracted Services Agreement with Dr. Bradley Greene, International Educational Consultant of the Glasser Institute, in the amount of $72,039.08.



Meeting Date(s)
Information - 6/15/2010
Consent after Information7/20/2010

Authority for Action
American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) 2009

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
10-11$72,039.08Yes43292804902016400312000

Contact
Sue Carver for ESE Program Support, x520 and Lisa Rogers, Resource Teacher, x527


Attachment:  BradGreene-Oct2010-Oct2011.pdf