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Educator Effectiveness, FY 2021-22

Funding Description

One-time funding provided to county offices of education, school districts, charter schools, and state special schools to provide professional learning for teachers, administrators, paraprofessionals, and classified staff in order to promote educator equity, quality, and effectiveness.


Eligible Applicants Local educational agencies
Required Eligibility Criteria LEAs and State Special Schools that receive funding pursuant to California Education Code (EC) Section 41480(a) are required to develop and adopt a plan, by December 30 , 2021, that delineates the expenditure of funds apportioned including the professional development of teachers, administrators, paraprofessionals and classified staff. The plan shall be presented in a public meeting of the governing board before its adoption in a subsequent meeting.
Other Eligibility Considerations Not applicable
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 EC Section 41480, added by Section 22 of Assembly Bill (AB) 130 (Ch. 44, 2021) and amended by Section 9 of AB 167 (Ch. 252, 2021)
Source / Type State / Apportionment
State Fiscal Year 2021-22
SACS Resource / Revenue Codes 6266 / 8590
Total Available $1,500,000,000
Recipient Amount See Allocation Formula
Match Requirement No
Allocation Formula Allocations are based on an equal amount per full-time equivalent certificated staff, not to exceed the certificated staff count, and full-time equivalent classified staff.

Important Dates

Date Application Available Unavailable
Due Date Unavailable
Expected Notification Date October 22, 2021

Additional Information

Application Unavailable
Background Educator Effectiveness 202126 []
Fiscal Unavailable
Funding ResultsRes-21: Educator Effectiveness []
Other Funds may be used to support professional learning for certificated teachers, administrators, paraprofessional educators and certification staff with a focus on any of the ten areas included in EC 41480(b). Funds are subject to annual audit.


Program Angie Ford or Alexis Clift, 916-445-7331,
Fiscal Categorical Allocations and Audit Resolution Office,
Division School Fiscal Services Division
Last Modified: October 20, 2021
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