Webinar Series Non-Regulatory Guidance Student Support and Academic Enrichment Grants Title IV, Part A of the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA)

The Office of Safe and Healthy Students invites you to participate in a series of webinars on the U.S. Department of Education’s recently issued “Non-Regulatory Guidance on the Student Support and Academic Enrichment (SSAE) Grants” (the Guidance). The SSAE program is authorized under Title IV, Part A of ESSA.

Click here to access the Guidance: http://www2.ed.gov/policy/elsec/leg/essa/essassaegrantguid10212016.pdf.

The SSAE program aims to increase the capacity of State educational agencies, local educational agencies, schools, and local communities to provide all students with access to a well-rounded education; improve school conditions for student learning; and improve the effective use of technology in order to improve the academic achievement and digital literacy of all students.

To join  the following webinars, click on the “Registration” links:

  • Thursday, January 12, 2017 at 2 pm Eastern: Overview of the Student Support and Academic Enrichment Program; Registration
  • Thursday, January 26, 2017 at 2 pm Eastern: Role of State Educational Agencies; Local Application Requirements; and Implementing Effective SSAE Program Activities; Registration
  • Thursday, February 9, 2017 at 2 pm Eastern: Allowable Activities to Support Well-Rounded Educational Opportunities; Safe and Healthy Students; and the Effective Use of Technology; Registration

Approximately one week after each webinar, the following website will have a link to the webinar recording and slides: https://safesupportivelearning.ed.gov/resources/essa-title-iv-part-student-support-and-academic-enrichment-non-regulatory-guidance-webinar.

If you have questions about the SSAE Grants Program Non-Regulatory Guidance, submit them to: OESE.OSHS.TITLE IV-A@ed.gov.