Tag Archives: Educational Improvement

ESSA Legislation Table of Contents

December 23rd, 2019

Table of contents of Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965. The Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965, as amended through P.L. 115-224 [1.09 MB] Disclaimer: This website is based on text downloaded from the House Office of Legislative Counsel. While this publication does not represent the official version of the ESSA, substantial efforts […]

Resources: Race to the Top — Early Learning Challenge

October 31st, 2019

  Early Learning Career Pathways Initiative: Credentialing in the Early Care and Education Field PDF (15MB)

About US – Office of Early Learning

September 8th, 2019

The Office of Early Learning (OEL) is the principal office charged with supporting the Department’s Early Learning Initiative with the goal of improving the health, social-emotional, and cognitive outcomes for children from birth through third grade, so that all children, particularly those with high needs, are on track for graduating from high school college- and […]

Technical Assistance – Disclaimer

September 4th, 2019

The Department places a high priority on posting documents on its website that meet the accessibility standards established by Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act and is working diligently to ensure that those standards are met by all documents posted on this page. If you experience problems with the accessibility of any of these materials, […]

Technical Assistance – Partners

September 4th, 2019

OESE supports numerous technical assistance providers, including technical assistance networks, the Comprehensive Centers and other partners to provide content expertise and resources to effectively address State grantee needs and assist with implementation of federal programs across key program areas. Please visit partner websites to learn more about the resources and supports available. OSS Technical Assistance […]

Technical Assistance – English Learners

September 4th, 2019

For the last several decades, English learners (ELs) have been among the fastest-growing populations in our Nation’s schools. ELs comprise nearly 10 percent of the student population nationwide, and in many schools, local educational agencies (LEAs) and States, account for an even higher percentage of the student population. The Elementary and Secondary Education Act of […]

Technical Assistance – Educator Equity

September 4th, 2019

The Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 (ESEA) requires State educational agencies (SEAs) and local education agencies (LEAs) to consider the rates at which low-income and minority students have access to excellent educators. This webpage contains information about these ESEA requirements, work that States and districts have done to date to address disproportionate access, […]

Technical Assistance

September 4th, 2019

As outlined in the August 2016 Dear Colleague Letter on ESSA Transition Technical Assistance and Resource, the Office of State Support (OSS), in collaboration with other OESE programs, offers technical assistance across grant programs to address State needs through one-on-one individualized support for States to problem solve specific State needs; through peer-to-peer interactions that provide […]

Legislation, Regulations, and Guidance – Coordinator for the Outlying Areas

September 4th, 2019

Authorized by: Section 220 of the Department of Education Organization Act

Eligibilty – Coordinator for the Outlying Areas

September 4th, 2019

Who May Apply: (specifically) These consolidated grants are limited to the insular areas (American Samoa, Guam, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, the U.S. Virgin Islands).