Agenda Item
Meeting Date: 5/11/2017 - 6:30 PM
Type: Action
Subject: Making Spaces Grant
ACPS Division Objective :
Policy: DI - Financial Accounting and Reporting
File Attachment:
Making Spaces Grant 5-11-17.pdf
Summary: Albemarle County Public Schools has been awarded a grant in the amount of $25,000 from Google. These funds will be used to support expenses related to the Making Spaces Program. This program is a partnership between Google, Maker Ed, and the Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh. The project goal is to develop a strategy for sustainably integrating making into schools across the country and to create a national resource network. These are local funds. The funds will be received and disbursed as attached.
Funding: As presented.
Recommendation: Request the Board of Supervisors appropriate the Making Spaces grant in the amount of $25,000 and to amend the appropriations ordinance accordingly.
Recommended By:
Signed By:
Jackson Zimmermann - Assistant Director of Fiscal Services
Signed By:
Dean Tistadt - Chief Operating Officer
Signed By:
Dr. Pamela Moran - Superintendent