Federal Grant Programs

General Resources for Federal Grant Programs

Conference and Training Materials

Federal Grant Programs Conference Materials

Q&A from FY19 ESSA Consolidated Grant Workbook Webinars Download Word Document

Guidance on Private School Services

Private School Equitable Services Under ESSA

Proportionate Share Services for Students with Disabilities Enrolled by Their Parents in Private Schools

Federal Grant Programs Monitoring

Federal Grant Programs Monitoring (Title IA, Title IIA, Title IVA)

Family Engagement

ESSA Family Engagement Guidance and Resources

Equitable Access to Excellent Educators

Summary of DESE Resources for Identifying and Addressing Equity Gaps Related to Student Assignment Download Word Document

For more information on Massachusetts plan for Equitable Access to Excellent Educators, please visit the Equitable Access website.

Federal Grant Assurances

FY20 Federal Grant Assurances Download Word Document

Ed-Flex Program Waivers

Programs and Provisions Available for Waiver

Ed-Flex Waiver Form Download Word Document

District Planning and Data Tools

ESSA Evidence-Based Interventions

ESSA Evidence Quick Reference Guide Download Word Document

District and School Improvement Planning Model (Planning for Success)

Resource Allocation and District Action Reports (RADAR)

Complaint Procedures

ESSA Complaint Procedures

Fiscal Guidance

Supplement, Not Supplant Quick Reference Guide Download Word Document

MTRS Quick Reference Guide Download Word Document

Federal Guidance

Education Department General Administrative Regulations (EDGAR)

Uniform Grant Guidance (UGG)

Visit DESE Grants page to see current grant funding opportunities and apply for grants.

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