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National Board for Professional Teaching Standards Certification Incentive (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 National Board for Professional Teaching Standards Certification Incentive which used funds for teachers who attained certification from the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards and assigned to teach in high-priority schools.

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 6110-195-0001; and Control Section 12.42.
Source / Type State / Apportionment
State Fiscal Year 2009-10
SACS Resource / Revenue Codes 0000 / 8590
Total Available $2,404,000
Recipient Amount For 2009-10, funding is based on 2008-09 entitlements less approximately 28.98 percent.
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. In 2009-10, recipients will receive the same percentage of the available funding that they received of funding allocated in 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 ResultsNBPTS 2009-10 Results [http://www.cde.ca.gov/fg/fo/r14/nbpts09result.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: May 14, 2013

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