Title IA

About Title I A:
Title IA is federal program that provides funds to school districts and schools with high numbers or high percentages of children who are disadvantaged to support a variety of services. It’s overall purpose is to ensure that all children have a fair, equal, and significant opportunity to obtain a high-quality education and reach, at a minimum, proficiency on challenging state academic achievement standards and assessments. The grant contains provisions for ensuring that children who are disadvantaged enrolled in private schools also benefit from the academic enrichment services funded with Title I, Part A funds.
Deb Wragge ddwragge@esu8.org or deb.wragge@esu8ne.org Ext. – 1230
Deb works with teachers to address the needs of Contact students. Title IA teachers of ESU 8 schools meet 2 times a year for updates, sharing, and instructional strategies.  Additional support is provided through assessment training, data review and onsite visits. Schoolwide programs meet to update their plans and participate in peer reviews. The unit assists ESU 8 districts as they prepare for the NDE on-site checklist and audit of NCLB funds.
Resources & Links:
NDE Title I   Title I Meetings

Parent Resources:

Most parents do not know much about the educational programs in their children’s school or what teachers require of them.” Effective parent involvement comes when a true partnership exists between schools and families. Creating that partnership, especially around academics, is what works for student achievement.  Aug 30, 2011


– Flamboyan FoundationBack to school: How parent involvement affects student achievement (full report) – Sample Best Practices for Parent Involvement in Schools

– 38 Easy Ways to get Involved in the Classroom

– Activities to Promote Parent Involvement150 Days of Family Involvement– 1000+ ideas about Parental Involvement (Pinterest)

– 19 Proven Tips for Getting Parents Involved in School