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Migrant Education Family Biliteracy Program-Site Based

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

The California Migrant Education Family Biliteracy Program (MEFBP) is a statewide school-based family biliteracy education model. It promotes biliteracy by building upon the linguistic assets migrant families possess to model literacy strategies that families may replicate at home in the absence of a teacher and providing high quality instruction for children ages 3-5.

Eligibility

Eligible
Applicants
Local educational agencies
Required
Eligibility
Criteria
Only established Regional Migrant Education offices funded through the California Department of Education are eligible to receive funding. Funds will go to 10 Migrant Education Regional Offices.
Other
Eligibility
Considerations
Not applicable
Eligible
Grade Level(s)
Pre-K, K, 1
Eligible
Age Level(s)
3, 4, 5

Funding

Legal
Authority
Elementary and Secondary Education Act, No Child Left Behind, Title I, Part C, Migrant Education. 2013 Budget Act Item Number 6110-125-0890
Source / Type Federal / Grant
State Fiscal Year 2013-14
SACS Resource/
Revenue Codes
3110 / 8290
Total Available $505,903
Recipient
Amount
50,000
Match
Requirement
No
Allocation Formula Based on the number of sites, parents, children served, and the number of identified migrant children age three to five years.

Important Dates

Date
Application
Available
August 30, 2013
Due Date September 20, 2013
Expected
Notification Date
September 27, 2013

Additional Information

Application http://www.cde.ca.gov/fg/fo/r28/mefbp13rfa.asp
Background http://www.cde.ca.gov/sp/me/mt/mefbpbackground.asp
Fiscal Unavailable
Funding Resultshttp://www.cde.ca.gov/fg/fo/r28/fbpsb13result.asp
Other Unavailable

Contacts

Program Nancy Zarenda
Phone : 916-319-0730
E-mail : nzarenda@cde.ca.gov
Fiscal Prakash Chand
Phone : 916-319-0624
E-mail : pchand@cde.ca.gov
Division English Learner Support Division
Phone : 916-319-0851
Fax : 916-319-0138

Last Modified: October 2, 2014

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Sacramento, CA 95814

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