Educational Services Facility
9:00 a.m.

November 10, 2021 Board Workshop (American Rescue Plan)

A board workshop was held to update the Board on the American Rescue Plan.  Notice of the meeting was advertised in the Friday, November 5, 2021 edition of Florida Today (Ad #4982719). An affadavit of publication is available in the Board office.

Opening Exercises
1. Opening Exercises

Chair Misty Belford called the workshop to order at: 9:02 a.m.

Roll Call
2. Roll Call

Members Present: Misty Belford, Cheryl McDougall, Jennifer Jenkins and Matt Susin


Katye Campbell was absent.


Pledge of Allegiance
3. Pledge of Allegiance

Chair Belford led the Pledge of Allegiance.

Order of Business
Order of Business
4. The Elementary and Secondary School Emergency Relieve (ESSER) Fund under the American Rescue Plan (ARP) Act

Dr. Stephanie Soliven, Assistant Superintendent  of Secondary Leading and Learning, provided the Board information about the ESSER fund under the ARP Act. She provided details about input that had been received via schools, students, staff and community. Dr. Soliven provided a draft of the application and assurances and stressed it is a draft. Dr. Soliven went over the ARP ESSER Budget Narrative Form. 


Board members expressed appreciation for all of the work that Dr. Soliven and her team had put into the application, especially with the short turn-around-time. Dr. Soliven stated that it was a BPS effort. Various questions were asked.


Closing Remarks
5. Closing Remarks
6. Adjournment

Chair Belford adjourned the workshop at: 10:35 p.m.

For further details regarding this workshop, please view the published video found at: www.brevardschools.org.

Chair: ____________________________________ Secretary: _________________________________

NOTE:  Sensory and mobility impaired persons seeking assistance for participation in any meeting, conference, or seminar should contact Tina Snyder, Manager, Professional Standards, Ms. Snyder may be reached at 321-631-1000, ext. 11226 (voice) or snyder.tina@brevardschools.org (email).

NOTE:  Brevard Public Schools Television (BPS-TV) will broadcast this meeting live on Spectrum cable channel 496.   Board meetings are also available as streaming video on the district web page at www.brevardschools.org and YouTube channel at https://youtube.com/c/BrevardSchools.   

NOTE:  Public comments are not heard during workshops.

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