Collierville Schools

Board Work Session, Tuesday-June 13th, 6:00 PM at Town Hall.
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Federal Programs

Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA)

http://www.ed.gov/esea

Federal funds received under the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA) are used for the following in order to enhance instruction and meet the needs of all students.

 

  • Purchase materials and equipment

  • Plan and implement high quality student centered programs

  • Provide professional development

  • Hire additional staff  

 
Title I – These funds are used to increase student achievement and supplement services provided by state and local funds.  Collierville Schools has four (4) participating Targeted Assistance Schools this year: Bailey Station Elementary, Collierville Elementary, Collierville Middle, and Sycamore Elementary.
 
Title II – These funds are used to ensure that all teachers in Collierville Schools are qualified and effective.  Professional development activities for core academic subjects are provided for all teachers.  

ESL: English as a Second Language

 

Title III - English as a Second Language (ESL) is a program for delivering services to students who have a primary language other than English.  These students are provided with supplemental, scientifically based language instruction to increase English proficiency and student academic achievement.