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 School-wide Programs.
All Scranton School District elementary schools operate School-wide Title I reform to support ALL elementary students. Each building has a unique school-wide 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, 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, 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.
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.