Title I, the largest elementary and secondary education program, supplements State and local funding for low-achieving children, especially in high-poverty schools. The program finances the additional support and learning opportunities that are often required to help disadvantaged students meet challenging State academic content and student achievement standards.
How funds are distributed:The Title I program provides financial assistance through State educational agencies (SEAs) to be allocated to local educational agencies (LEAs) and public schools based on the percentage of poor children.
Can I use Title I funds to purchase Vocabulary and SpellingCity?
YES! Vocabulary and SpellingCity is excellent as a supplemental activity to your core Language Arts curriculum. It provides additional learning opportunities not only during the school day but afterschool and during summer school as well.
How funds may be spent:
More than 50,000 public schools across the country use Title I funds to provide additional academic support and learning opportunities to help low-achieving children master challenging curricula and meet state standards in core academic subjects.
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