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System of Support for Expanded Learning Grant


Note: The due date for the request for applications has passed. This page is for reference and administration of funding.

The System of Support for Expanded Learning (SSEL) funding supports local educational agencies (LEAs) that serve for the SSEL Lead County Office of Education (COE) to provide field-based technical assistance and support to current and prospective After School Education and Safety, as well as 21st Century Community Learning Centers programs. The regions of the state served by the SSEL Lead COE correspond to the 11 service regions of the California County Superintendents Educational Services Association. As part of the SSEL, the SSEL COEs serve on behalf of the California Department of Education, Expanded Learning Division, in providing support to local expanded learning programs based on regional/county needs.

Program Questions: Jen Taylor, email: jetaylor@cde.ca.gov, phone: 916-323-1027

Downloading Questions: Expanded Learning Division, email: expandedlearning@cde.ca.gov, phone: 916-319-0923

Document Description
System of Support for Expanded Learning Renewal RFA (DOCX)
Request for Applications (RFA) for COEs with federal 21st CCLC and/or ASES sites in their county to renew funding for the SSEL.
SSEL Form 1—Cover Page (PDF) Form used to input contact information and signature.
SSEL Form 2 —Counties Served (PDF) Form used to name the counties served with SSEL Funding.

Certifications and Assurances
Document Description

General Assurances & Certifications (Posted Feb-2020)

Required as a condition of receiving funds. Applicants do not need to sign and return them with the application; they must be downloaded and kept on file for compliance reviews, complaint investigations, or audits. Applicants that participate in the Consolidated Application - ConApp - should have a copy on file and do not need another copy. Program-specific assurances are not included here and should be listed separately on the Request for Application (RFA).

Last Reviewed: Friday, July 28, 2023
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