Title IIA

Program Description:

Title II, Part A, is a 100% federally funded supplemental educational program that provides financial assistance to improve the skills of teachers and the quality of instruction in core academic subjects in public and private elementary and secondary schools.

Of the state allocation, 95% is used for basic education in local educational agencies, 2.5% is used for higher education competitive grants and 2.5% is used for state activities.

Title II, Part A, combines the Eisenhower and Class-Size Reduction programs into one program that focuses on preparing, training and recruiting and hiring highly qualified teachers.

Northern Cambria School District Title IIA Funding:

Title IIA funds are used to retain two teachers that were hired in the past for class size reduction and is retaining these teachers in their present positions to maintain class size.