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U.S. Department of Education Releases Title III Guidance

By Jessica Hollingshead, Executive Director Support, Federal Programs Unit
Monday, September 26, 2016 - 3:35pm

The U.S. Department of Education recently released non-regulatory guidance on Title III, Part A. This guidance includes information and resources for State, district, and school personnel, including:

  •   How Title III funds may be used to serve ELs;
  •   Design and delivery of language instruction educational programs, which include educators of ELs;
  •   Key information on family, parent, and community engagement;
  •   Focus on distinct populations of ELs, including early learners, former ELs, immigrant students, and ELs who are also students with disabilities;
  •   A list of publications and resources for administrators and educators who work with ELs.  

This guidance will be posted on USDE’s ESSA guidance page:

You can also find a link to the guidance on CDE’s ESSA webpage: