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NP PS Equitable Services Professional Development

Information and resources related to nonprofit private schools (NP PS) professional development consultation (Title II, Part A)

Equitable Services Consultation under Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA)

Under the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA), the State Education Agency (SEA) has the responsibility to implement equitable services for qualified nonprofit private school teachers and administrators to the extent that it reserves any funds under the ESEA Section 2101(c)(1) for any of the State-level activities authorized in sections 2101(c)(3)-(4).

Title II, Part A, Non-Regulatory Guidance, ESSA

NP PS Equitable Services Timeline

State-level activities in which qualified nonprofit private school teachers and administrators may participate must be determined in consultation between the SEA and appropriate private school officials.

Nonprofit Private School Professional Development State Consultation Meetings

The California Department of Education (CDE) typically conducts annual state level consultation regarding professional development for nonprofit private school educators via in person meetings in the fall. Due to COVID-19, the 2020 state level consultation will take place in October via survey. If you have questions about consultation, please contact Katie Ellis at Kellis@cde.ca.gov.

Nonprofit Private School Professional Development Offerings

The CDE provides free professional development for nonprofit private school teachers and administrators. To view the professional development offerings and register for events visit the link below.

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Nonprofit Private School Professional Development Listserv

If you would like to receive updates via e-mail notification, subscribe to the private school professional development listserv by sending a "blank" message to join-private-school-professional-development@mlist.cde.ca.gov.

If you would like to unsubscribe from the SACS Update listserv, send a "blank" message to unsubscribe-private-school-professional-development@mlist.cde.ca.gov.

Questions:   Teacher and Leader Policy Office | TLPO@cde.ca.gov | 916-445-7331
Last Reviewed: Wednesday, October 7, 2020