Title I is a federal education program under the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA) of 1965, which was renamed as No Child Left Behind (NCLB) in 2001. Title I, Part A provides Utah with Federal funds each year to help higher poverty schools provide supplemental educational services to meet the needs of disadvantaged students.
What are the Goals of Title I?
- Help students to achieve academic success in Reading/Language Arts and Mathematics
- Increase student performance in high poverty schools through school-wide reform
- Enhance parents’ abilities to help their children succeed through quality parental involvement activities