10-27-2009 Special School Board Meeting
Agenda Item #7


Title
Check Presentation from National Space Club

Discussion
For many years, the National Space Club has supported Space Week in all of our schools.  This year, the National space Club is providing $40,000 which will be utilized in to helping send more than 5,000 of Brevard's sixth grade students to Kennedy Space Center in December 2009.  This funding will be matched by a legislative grant allocation through the Consortium of Florida Education Foundations.

Recommendation
Accept $40,000 in funding from National Space Club.

Meeting Date(s)
Resolution / Presentation - 10/27/2009

Authority for Action
FS 1001.42

Involves Expenditure of Funds Directly in the Classroom
Partial

Source of Funding
Agenda Item will not Require the Expenditure of Funds

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Contact
Lynn M. Clifton, Executive Director, Brevard Schools Foundation x754