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Pre-Kindergarten Staff Development

Pre-Kindergarten Staff Development (previously titled Preschool Staff Development) funds support local staff development for personnel working in infant and preschool programs that serve children with disabilities.

Eligibility

Eligible
Applicants
Local educational agencies
Required
Eligibility
Criteria
All Special Education Local Plan Areas (SELPAs) that serve infants, toddlers, or preschool-age children with disabilities are eligible.
Other
Eligibility
Considerations
Local educational agencies (LEAs) must have an approved SELPA Local Plan on file with the Special Education Division, California Department of Education.
Eligible
Grade Level(s)
Not applicable
Eligible
Age Level(s)
0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5

Funding

Legal
Authority
Budget Item 6110-161-0890, (Ch.712, Sch (5) Prov 5); Federal Preschool Grant (Section 619 of Part B, Individuals with Disabilities Education Act)
Source / Type Federal / Grant
State Fiscal Year 2010-11
SACS Resource/
Revenue Codes
3345 / 8182
Total Available $600,000
Recipient
Amount
See Allocation Formula.
Match
Requirement
No
Allocation Formula The minimum grant per SELPA is $1,000.00. The funds are disseminated on a prorata basis based on the prior year December pupil count, ages three through five.

Important Dates

Date
Application
Available
Unavailable
Due Date Unavailable
Expected
Notification Date
May 10, 2011

Additional Information

Application Unavailable
Background http://www.cde.ca.gov/sp/se/as/leagrnts.asp#13431
Fiscal http://www.cde.ca.gov/sp/se/as/leagrnts.asp#13431
Other Unavailable

Contacts

Program Meredith Cathcart
Phone : 916-327-3702
E-mail : mcathcart@cde.ca.gov
Fiscal Mark Purcell
Phone : 916-327-3508
E-mail : mpurcell@cde.ca.gov
Division Special Education Division
Phone : 916-445-4613
Fax : 916-445-4108

Last Modified: April 13, 2011

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Sacramento, CA 95814

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