Title I, Part A is a portion of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 as amended by the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) in 2015. This Act provides federal funds through the state educational agency (SEA) to the local education agencies (LEAs) for public schools with the highest percentages of children from low-income households with the purpose of ensuring all children meet challenging State academic content and student academic achievement standards. The Title I, Part A Program (TIPA) provides technical assistance, resources, and guidance to LEAs to ensure economically disadvantaged children receive a fair, equitable, and high-quality education, by helping to close academic achievement gaps. The TIPA funds may be used for children from preschool aged to high school.
Title I, Part A (TIPA) of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act, as amended by the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESEA) provides financial assistance to local educational agencies (LEAs) and schools with high numbers or high percentages of children from low-income families to help ensure that all children meet challenging state academic standards.
The Title I, Part A Program office provides technical assistance, resources, and program monitoring for LEAs to ensure that all children have an opportunity to obtain a high quality education and to achieve proficiency on high academic standards.
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