Title I, Part A - Improving Basic ProgramsThe Improving Basic Programs Operated by Local Education Agencies effort in Title I, Part A of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA), as amended by the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA), provides supplemental funding to state and local education agencies. This funding pays for resources to assist schools with high concentrations of students from low-income families. These resources improve education quality and help ensure all children in low-income contexts meet the state's student performance standards. Title I, Part A provides support to schools in implementing either a school-wide program or a targeted assistance program. Title I, Part A programs use effective methods and instructional strategies that are grounded in scientific research.To access a variety of resources and reference sheets, please visit our ESSA LiveBinder by clicking here.
Title I Statewide InitiativesCapacity Building
The Title I Capacity Building Initiative is funded by the Texas Education Agency and produced by Region 10 Education Service Center. This website serves as a central location for showcasing best practices in high achievement and closing the achievement gap between student groups. The research, videos, and tools will assist schools in striving for continuous improvement.Family and Community EngagementThe mission of the Title I Statewide School Support and Family and Community Engagement Initiative is to fulfill the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) requirements for statewide school support and parental involvement in collaboration with the Texas Education Agency. This link will take you to a wide variety of resources for parent involvement.