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Title I, Part A (Improving the Academic Achievement of the Disadvantaged) - This Act provides federal funds through the Georgia Department of Education to local educational agencies (LEAs) and public schools with high numbers or percentages of low-income children to help ensure that all children meet challenging State academic content and student academic achievement standards.
Title II, Part A Supporting Effective Instruction Grant - The purpose of Title II-A is to increase academic achievement by improving the effectiveness of teachers, principals, and other school leaders.
Title III, Part A- Language Instruction for English Learners and Immigrant Students - The purpose of Title III is to help ensure that English Learners (ELs), including immigrant children and youth, attain English proficiency and develop high levels of academic achievement in English.
Title IV, Part A- Student Support and Academic Enrichment (SSAE) - The purpose of Title IV is to improve students’ academic achievement by increasing the capacity of States, LEAs, schools, and local communities to:
  • Provide all students with access to a well-rounded education,
  • Improve school conditions for student learning, and
  • Improve the use of technology in order to improve the academic achievement and digital literacy of all students.
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Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) A Family's Guide to Title I ESSA Brochure A Family's Guide to Title I ESSA Brochure
Georgia Milestones Assessment System Parents' Guide to New Tests in Georgia Parents' Guide to New Tests in Georgia
Kindergarten Transition Handout (English) Educational Apps for Families  
Kindergarten Transition Handout (Spanish) Educational Websites for Families  
 Middle School Transition Handout (English)  State-funded K-8 subjects and 9-12 courses for students entering ninth grade in 2008 and subsequent years  
Middle School Transition Handout (Spanish)    
 High School Transition Handout (English)    
High School Transition Handout (Spanish)    
Parent Power Book    
Georgia Performance Standards Videos