School Climate Transformation Grant – Local Educational Agency (LEA) Grants Program


Discretionary/Competitive Grants


The School Climate Transformation Grant—Local Educational Agency (LEA) program provides competitive grants to local educational agencies (LEAs) to develop, enhance, or expand systems of support for, and technical assistance to, schools implementing a multi-tiered system of support, for improving school climate.


Projects should:

  • build capacity for implementing a sustained, school-wide multi-tiered behavioral framework;
  • enhance capacity by providing training and technical assistance to schools; and
  • include an assurance that the applicant will work with a technical assistance provider, such as the PBIS Technical Assistance Center funded by the Department, to ensure that technical assistance related to implementing program activities is provided.

See links to additional information in the box to the right.

Contact Information

  • Carlette KyserPegram
    U.S. Department of Education
    Office of Elementary and Secondary Education
    Office of Safe and Supportive Schools
    400 Maryland Ave. S.W., Room 3E257
    Washington, DC 20202-6450