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Administrator Training Program

NOTE: The application due date for this program has passed.

Funding Description

An opportunity to apply for federal funding for the Administrator Training Program is available for fiscal year (FY) 2010. Please be advised that these applications will go before the State Board of Education for approval and grant awards are anticipated to be released in the spring of 2011. The grant period for these funds is from July 1, 2010 through September 1, 2012. All training and online surveys must be completed by that time. The Administrator Training Program supports professional development that focuses on building principals' and vice principals' leadership skills and the capacity necessary to serve effectively in their critical and complex roles. Federal funding comes from No Child Left Behind (NCLB): Title II, Part A, Principal Training.


Eligible Applicants Local educational agencies
Required Eligibility Criteria Principals or vice principals at a school site can participate in Administrators Training.
Other Eligibility Considerations Principals or vice principals at school sites that receive the following funding are required to participate in Administrator Training: Reading First, High Priority Schools, and the School Assistance Intervention Team programs.
Eligible Grade Level(s) K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Eligible Age Level(s) Not applicable


Legal Authority Education Code sections 44510 through 44517; Budget Item 6110-195-0890
Source / Type Federal / Grant
State Fiscal Year 2010-11
SACS Resource / Revenue Codes 4036 / 8290
Total Available $1,554,000
Recipient Amount $3,000
Match Requirement Yes
Allocation Formula The total funding available is $1,554,000; the recipient funding amount is $3,000. The first payment of $1,500 is disbursed after the online applications are approved by the SBE and the signed grant award is returned by the LEA. The final payment of $1,500 is disbursed after the required 160 hours have been entered in the Management System for Administrator Training database, and the online survey has been completed.

Important Dates

Date Application Available November 18, 2010
Due Date November 29, 2010
Expected Notification Date March 14, 2011

Additional Information

Background Administrator Training []
Fiscal Unavailable
Other LEAs request funding by completing the online application. Only providers approved by the California State Board of Education may provide the training.


Program Judy Sinclair, 916-323-1318,
Fiscal Shoshannah Fuentes, 916-323-1318,
Division Professional Learning Support Division, 916-323-6390 (phone), 916-323-2838 (fax)
Last Modified: March 15, 2011

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