Title III Parent, Family, and Community Engagement Requirements

Charter districts are often in shared service arrangements (SSAs) for Title III federal funds. Whether you are in a SSA or receive the Title III funds directly, you are required to provide parental engagement activities specifically targeted towards your English language learner families. Today’s article will assist LEAs with understanding what qualifies as parent, family, … Read More

Title I Parent & Family Engagement Policy

Now that school has started, our thoughts turn to the Parent and Family Engagement (PFE) activities required of districts and charters who receive Title I, Part A funds. The ESSA Parent and Family Engagement requirements are in effect for both Targeted Assistance and Schoolwide campuses. The CSS team has been at work assisting and advising … Read More

Title I Parent & Family Engagement Random Validations

This is the fourth in a series of tips on TEA random validations for ESSA. The random validation calendar is winding down for 2019-20 with the last relevant validation being the Title I Parent & Family Engagement (PFE) Written Policy validation. Today’s TIP is related to one previously published by CSS on November 20, 2019 … Read More