June 8, 2012


Dear Supervisory Union/District Business Office:


The BEST Team is pleased to offer the following three-credit graduate course through the University of Vermont. This course will be offered at a cost of $563/student. This includes tuition and a comprehensive fee of $10 per credit.  Note: Additional fees if student is taking more than one course during Fall 2012.



Course:            BEST Institute 2012, EDSP 295 CRN TBD

Instructor:       Cassandra Townshend, MSW

Credit Hours:  3

Start/End Dates/Location (Check One):        


March 12-14, 8:30- 3:30 (VTPBiS Universal or Targeted Training)

Lake Morey Resort, Fairlee, VT


June 25-28, 8:00-5:00 (BEST Summer Institute)

Killington Grand Resort, Killington, VT


(The remaining student-designed practicum projects and course assignments represent the remaining course time and will occur at the studentŐs school from 8/27/12-12/6/12)

By signing below, you commit your Supervisory Union/District to receive invoices from the billing department at UVM and are responsible for payment of tuition fees for the following student:


Student Info:


Student Name: __________________________________________

School:  _______________________________________________           


Have you taken a course at UVM before?       YES               NO

If yes, what name did you previously use: ____________________________________________           


SU/District Business Office:


Our SU/District Business Office agrees to be responsible for payment of tuition fees for the above listed student.


Name of Person Authorizing Payment: ___________________________________          


Signature: _________________________________ Date: ____________________


SU/District: ___________________________________________________________________


Billing Address: ________________________________________________________________


Please send or fax a signed copy of this letter to both your business office and to Anne Dubie by June 8, 2012:

Anne Dubie

University of Vermont, CDCI

208 Colchester Ave., 307 Mann Hall

Burlington, VT 05405

Fax:  (802) 656-1357