Skip to main content
California Department of Education Logo

Bilingual Teacher Training (Flexible Funds)


Funding Description

Funding for this program is unrestricted pursuant to SBX3 4 (Chapter 12, Statutes of 2009), enacted February 2009. For additional information, please refer to the Action on 2008 and 2009 Budget Acts Web page.

Before 2008-09, the funds were restricted to the Bilingual Training Program. It supports districts in preparing teachers in the appropriate methodologies to facilitate instructional services to English learners, kindergarten through grade twelve.

Eligibility

Eligible Applicants Local educational agencies
Required Eligibility Criteria Local educational agencies (LEAs) that received funding in 2008-09 are eligible for funds.
Other Eligibility Considerations Not applicable
Eligible Grade Level(s) K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Eligible Age Level(s) Not applicable

Funding

Legal Authority Education Code Section 42605; Budget Item 6110-193-0001; and Control Section 12.42.
Source / Type State / Apportionment
State Fiscal Year 2009-10
SACS Resource / Revenue Codes 0000 / 8590
Total Available $1,708,000
Recipient Amount See Allocation Formula
Match Requirement No
Allocation Formula For fiscal year 2009-10, LEAs will receive approximately the same amount of funds they received for fiscal year 2008-09, less approximately 5.6%.

Funding for this program from fiscal years 2009-10 through 2012-13 will be based on 2008-09 funding levels. LEAs will receive the same percentage of the available funding that they received of the funding allocated in 2008-09.

Important Dates

Date Application Available Unavailable
Due Date Unavailable
Expected Notification Date October 30, 2009

Additional Information

Application Unavailable
Background Unavailable
Fiscal http://www.cde.ca.gov/fg/aa/ca
Flexibility Action on the 2008 and 2009 Budget Acts
Funding ResultsRes-09: BTTP  [http://www.cde.ca.gov/fg/fo/r14/btt09result.asp]
Other The funding for this program is now flexible pursuant to Education Code Section 42605. LEAs may utilize all of their program funds to provide services for the program or they may use all or part of their program funds for other educational purposes and/or other categorical programs.

Contacts

Program Tonya Holmes, 916-323-6028, tholmes@cde.ca.gov
Fiscal Tonya Holmes, 916-323-6028, tholmes@cde.ca.gov
Division School Fiscal Services Division, 916-327-0538 (phone), 916-327-4873 (fax)
Last Modified: April 30, 2013

Share this Page

Related Content

Recently Posted in Funding

  • AIEC TUPE RFA FY 2015-16 (added 01-Jul-2015)
    American Indian Education Centers Tobacco-Use Prevention Education Program request for applications for fiscal year 2015-16.
  • AIEC RFA FY 2015-16 (added 01-Jul-2015)
    Request for applications for the American Indian Education Centers for fiscal year 2015-16.
  • RFA-15: Title III Imm Education Subgrant Program (updated 30-Jun-2015)
    Request for Appications for the Title III 2015 Immigrant Education Subgrant Program.
  • Funding Results (updated 29-Jun-2015)
    Funding results for the 2014-15 grant award for the Title III Technical Assistance for Improvement Agreement.
  • YRBS Participation Funding Results 2014-15 (updated 26-Jun-2015)
    Funding results for the Youth Risk Behavioral Survey Participation grant for fiscal year 2014-15.