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Certificated Staff Mentoring (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 Certificated Staff Mentoring Program. The program encourages excellent and experienced teachers to teach in "staff priority schools" and to assist beginning teachers and teacher interns during their induction and first years of teaching.

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 6110-267-0001; and Control Section 12.42.
Source / Type State / Apportionment
State Fiscal Year 2009-10
SACS Resource / Revenue Codes 0000 / 8590
Total Available $8,582,000
Recipient Amount For fy 09-10, LEAs will receive approx. the same amount they received for fy 08-09, less approx 5%
Match Requirement No
Allocation Formula Funding for this program from fiscal years 2009-10 through 2012-13 will be based on 2008-09 funding levels. Local educational agencies (LEAs) will receive the same percentage of the available funding that they received of the funding allocated for 2008-09.

Important Dates

Date Application Available Unavailable
Due Date Unavailable
Expected Notification Date Unavailable

Additional Information

Application Unavailable
Background Unavailable
Fiscal Categorical Index Page [http://www.cde.ca.gov/fg/aa/ca/]
Flexibility Action on the 2008 and 2009 Budget Acts
Funding ResultsRes-09: CSM [http://www.cde.ca.gov/fg/fo/r14/csm09result.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 Karen Almquist, 916-327-4406, kalmquis@cde.ca.gov
Fiscal Karen Almquist, 916-327-4406, kalmquis@cde.ca.gov
Division School Fiscal Services Division, 916-327-0538 (phone), 916-327-4873 (fax)
Last Modified: April 30, 2013

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