Agenda Item #28
Approval to Apply, Accept and Expend the Renewed 2012-2013 Adult General Education Grant for $430,538.00 - p.46
The Adult Education Program at Manatee Technical Institute (
This project supports the District’s Strategic Plan (EdVantage) by helping students overcome barriers, set and attain goals, participate in self-directed learning, and encourage others to learn.
A copy of the Application is attached for your review.
The Superintendent recommends approval to apply, accept and expend the renewed 2012-2013 Adult General Education Grant for $430,538.00.
Motion approval to apply, accept and expend the renewed 2012-2013 Adult General Education Grant for $430,538.00.
This is a new grant year. All activities under this Department of Education funded adult general education grant are funded at no material expense to the District. If approved, the School Board will receive $430,538.00 to carry out the grant project, including salary and benefits for two full-time career counselors (positions to sunset at end of grant funding), part-time teachers, instructional supplies and software, as well as membership in the Florida Adult Technical Distance Education Consortium. There are no matching requirements. Project period is July 1, 2012 to June 30, 2013, with possible continuation for one more year.
Adult, Career and Technical Education
Attachment: AGE Grant $430,538.pdf