Budgeting for Early On® Michigan Interagency Coordinating Council (MICC) PresentationMay 9, 2008 Lindy Buch, Director, Office of Early Childhood Education & Family Services Gary Schafer, Department Specialist Vanessa Winborne, Part C Coordinator
Federal Requirements for Michigan’s Early On System Direct Services • Funds are distributed to the 57 Intermediate School Districts (ISDs)
Statewide Grants • Child Find/Referral • Public Awareness • Central Directory • Comprehensive System of Personnel Development
Administration • Michigan Department of Education (MDE) Early On Consultants • MICC meetings • General Supervision • SPP/APR – WSU (child and family outcomes) • Monitoring • Determinations • Public Reporting • Complaints/Hearings and Administration • Fiscal Monitoring
In-Kind Contributions from the Office of Special Education and Early Intervention Services • Data System • EETRK/MICIS • CIMS • MICC Liaison • Dispute Resolutions • Complaints and Hearings
Discretionary Funds • Parent Grants • Michigan Alliance for Families • Parent Leadership in State Government • Interagency Grants • Department of Community Health • Department of Human Services • Inter-Tribal Council of Michigan
Next Steps • A motion from the MICC to develop a Budget Committee to: • Look at the budget in detail and recommend and prioritize how to allocate the federal funds. • Review the current funding formula for ISDs and perhaps propose a new formula.
Questions? • Contact Vanessa Winborne517email@example.com