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Title I, Part A
Title I is a 100% Federally funded supplemental education program that provides financial assistance to local educational agencies to improve educational opportunities for educationally deprived children. Title I programs are designed to help children meet the state content and performance standards in reading, language arts, and mathematics. In buildings with 40% or more poverty, LEAs may use the funds to upgrade the entire curriculum of the school and are Schoolwide Programs.  
 
All Scranton School District elementary schools operate Schoolwide Title I reform to support ALL elementary students. Each building has a unique Schoolwide Plan, however all Title I schools aim to increase student academic achievement. Plans are reviewed by administration, teachers, staff, parents, and community members annually.  
 
Title II

Title II, Part A, is a 100% Federally funded supplemental educational program that provides financial assistance to improve the skills of teachers and the quality of instruction in core academic subjects in public and private elementary and secondary schools.

 

Title III

Title III, Language Instruction for English Learners and Immigrant Students, Part A provides supplemental funds to LEAs to improve the education of EL and immigrant children and youth, by assisting the children to learn English and meet challenging state academic content and student academic achievement standards. 

 

Title IV

The purpose of Title IV, Part A is to provide all students access to a well-rounded education; to improve school conditions for student learning, and to improve the use of technology to improve the academic achievement and digital literacy of all students. (insert link for Title IV Needs Assessment Survey)

CONTACT
Office of Federal Programs

 

Molly Abdalla, Title Program Manager

570-348-3414

molly.abdalla@ssdedu.org

 

Mary Alice Kearns, Administrative Assistant

570-348-3414

maryalice.kearns@ssdedu.org