07-20-2010 Regular School Board Meeting
Agenda Item #21


Title
2010-2011 Multiagency Service Network for Severely Emotionally Disturbed Student Project Application

Discussion
The purpose of this grant is to continue and 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 efforts in this area and to continue efforts in 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 Students Services.                           


Recommendation
Approve the drafted 2010-2011 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 - 7/20/2010

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
10-11$81,173$81,1734229280411022variesvarious000
10-11$28,575$28,5754229280411012variesvarious000
10-11$10,252$10,2524249280411009variesvarious000

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