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SB70 Middle Grades Career Technical Education and Career Pathways Grant Program

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

The SB 70 Middle Grades Career Technical Education and Career Pathways grant program aims to provide middle grades students with career technical education and career exploration learning experiences.

Eligibility

Eligible
Applicants
Local educational agencies
Required
Eligibility
Criteria
Be a California school district, charter school (direct-funded or locally funded), or county office of education, serving or having administrative responsibility for eighth grade students. Be committed to providing career planning and CTE experiences to eighth grade students. Be committed to a sequence of career exploration and CTE courses that are standards-based and developmentally appropriate for middle grades through high school students.
Other
Eligibility
Considerations
Collect information and data as specified by CDE or SB 70 evaluator, including data collection on individual students. Agree to protect confidentiality of individual student information, including each student’s identity, consistent with state/federal statutes and regulations. Agree to participate in disseminating models, lessons, experiences, and other relevant information about the programs and activities funded. Be part of a consortium of grantees for networking/sharing of practices. Share advice with others regarding the design/implementation of similar programs.
Eligible
Grade Level(s)
8
Eligible
Age Level(s)
Not applicable

Funding

Legal
Authority
Governor's Initiative on Improving and Strengthening Career Technical Education, Budget Act Item number 6110-170-0001.
Source / Type State / Grant
State Fiscal Year 2010-11
SACS Resource/
Revenue Codes
6385 / 8590
Total Available $1,800,000
Recipient
Amount
Minimum $100,000 / Maximum $150,000
Match
Requirement
No
Allocation Formula A minimum of $100,000 and a maximum of $150,000 in SB 70 funds are available to each applicant based on the application and proposed budget. Monies are allocated from the community college reversion account through an Interagency Agreement.

Important Dates

Date
Application
Available
April 12, 2011
Due Date May 11, 2011
Expected
Notification Date
June 3, 2011

Additional Information

Application http://www.cde.ca.gov/fg/fo/r17/mgcte10rfa.asp
Background http://www.cde.ca.gov/ci/ct/
Fiscal Unavailable
Funding Resultshttp://www.cde.ca.gov/fg/fo/r17/mgcte10result.asp
Other Unavailable

Contacts

Program David Militzer
Phone : 916-323-5146
E-mail : dmilitzer@cde.ca.gov
Fiscal Dinorah Hall
Phone : 916-445-6763
E-mail : dhall@cde.ca.gov
Division Career & College Transition Division
Phone : 916-322-1892
Fax : 916-322-3390

Last Modified: April 13, 2011

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