08-12-2008 Regular School Board Meeting
Agenda Item #39


Title
SEDNET Consultant Agreement with Rain & Brehm Consulting Group

Discussion
The Severely Emotionally Disturbed Network (SEDNET) Grant requires an evaluation component. This consulting firm (Rain & Brehm Consulting Group) designed this plan at the request of Brevard Schools, for 2008-2009. This agreement is contingent upon the grant approval of the State Department of Education, SEDNET program office. A copy of the SEDNET Grant is located in the Office of Student Services.

Recommendation
Approve the SEDNET Consultant Agreement with Rain & Brehm Consulting Group. The SEDNET grant approved by the Brevard School Board for the 08-09 school year has budgeted for this service, which will be at a cost of $8,000.

Meeting Date(s)
Information - 8/12/2008
Consent after Information8/26/2008

Authority for Action
Public Law 105-17, Individuals With Disabilities Education Act (IDEA), Part B, Section 611, 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
08-09$8,000Yes42292802970096300312000

Contact
Paula Ferrell x321 Eva Lewis x520 Betty A. Dunn x270 Richard A. DiPatri