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Professional Development Cultural Proficiency and Culturally Responsive Teaching

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

Funding Description

The Migrant Education Program under the California Department of Education is authorized by the federal government to develop resources that support local educational agencies in developing, implementing, and continuously improving effective programs for migratory students.


Eligible Applicants Individuals, institutions of higher education, local educational agencies, nonprofit organizations, other organizations or agencies
Required Eligibility Criteria Sole proprietorships, institutions of higher education, county offices of education, non-profit organizations, other organizations or associations may submit proposals in response to this RFP. The bidder must be legally constituted and qualified to do business within the State of California. The bidder must have three years of experience in training teachers and administrator for the requested areas of cultural proficiency and culturally and linguistically responsive teaching.
Other Eligibility Considerations See Request for Proposal for details.
Eligible Grade Level(s) Not applicable
Eligible Age Level(s) Not applicable


Legal Authority The Migrant Education Program is a federally funded program authorized under Title I, Part C of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act, as amended by the Every Student Succeeds Act. Funding is provided in the annual Budget Act under Item 6100-125-0890, Schedule 2.
Source / Type Federal / Contract
State Fiscal Year 2020-21
SACS Resource / Revenue Codes 3045 / 8290
Total Available $149,999
Recipient Amount Maximum award: $60,000 in 2020-21 and $89,999 in 2021-22.
Match Requirement No
Allocation Formula Not applicable.

Important Dates

Date Application Available August 26, 2020
Due Date November 5, 2020
Expected Notification Date January 11, 2021

Additional Information

Application RFA-20: Culturally Linguistically Teaching []
Background Migrant Education []
Fiscal Unavailable
Other Unavailable


Program Melissa Mallory, English Learner Support Division, 916-319-0730,
Fiscal Christina Echols Gollas, 916-323-5124,
Division English Learner Support Division, 916-319-0851 (phone), 916-319-0138 (fax)
Last Modified: August 26, 2020
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