K-12 English Learners/Title III

Title III, of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act, provides financial assistance to local educational agencies (LEAs) and schools to:

  1. Help ensure that English learners (ELs) attain English proficiency
  2. Ensure all English learners can meet the same challenging State academic standards that all children are expected to meet
  3. Assist teachers, principals and other educational leaders to develop and enhance their capacity to provide effective instructional programs designed to prepare ELs to enter all-English instructional settings
  4. Promote parental, family, and community participation in language instruction educational programs for parents, families and communities of ELs