07-19-2011 Regular School Board Meeting
Agenda Item #21


Title
2011-2012 Multiagency Service Network for Severely Emotionally Disturbed Student Project Application

Discussion
The purpose of this grant is to continue to improve services for students with Emotional and Behavioral Disabilities in Circuit 18 and is aligned with the "No Child Left Behind" federal legislation. Funds are to be used to supplement districts' endeavors in this area and to continue with prevention/intervention efforts. The SEDNET grant provides for 2 FTE and Fringe for the Project Resource Teacher and Accounting Clerk, as well as training and curriculum materials.  A complete copy of the Students with Emotional/Behavioral Disabilities Multiagency Grant is available in the Office of Student Services.


Recommendation
Approve the drafted 2011-2012 funding proposal (request from the Florida Department of Education) in the amount of $120,000 for the Students with Emotional/Behavioral Disabilities Multiagency Network (SEDNET) and authorize the Superintendent to affix the appropriate signature.


Meeting Date(s)
Consent w/o Information - 7/19/2011

Authority for Action
Public Law 105-17, Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA), Part B, Section 61, CFDA #84.027.

Involves Expenditure of Funds Directly in the Classroom
Partial

Source of Funding
Operating - Grant

FY
Amount
Budgeted
Fund
Cost Center
Project
Function
Object
Program
11-12$84,739$84,7394229280412022variesvaries000
11-12$25,009$25,0094229280412012variesvaries000
11-12$10,252$10,2524229280412009variesvaries000

Contact
Paula Ferrell, x321, Betty Dunn, x270, Sue Carver, x520, Dr. Brian T. Binggeli, x402



Attachment:  2011-2012 Grant.pdf