Hello State Directors:
Today the President released his proposed FY2011 budget to
Congress. I have provided links below to share some of the specific
As you can see when you review the proposed funding streams, there
are some proposed consolidations and some significant funding stream
increases. The proposal will keep Title I funded at the same level but
adds $300 million to SIG and about $50 million
to Title III. Significant increases will also go to STEM and literacy
initiatives as well as Race to the Top and Investing in Innovation
discretionary grant programs.
Please review to get a feel about proposed Federal Education
funding and how the funding is directed towards various Education
Reform agenda initiatives.
Zollie Stevenson, Jr., Ph.D., Director
Student Achievement and School Accountability Programs
(Title I, Parts A and D, Title III State Formula Grants and McKinney-Vento Homeless Program)
Office of Elementary and Secondary Education
US Department of Education
Mission of the Student Achievement and School Accountability Programs
Office is to Help States and Local Education Agencies Meet the
Education Needs of Low-Achieving Children in the Nation's
Highest Poverty Schools.