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Grant Allocations & Awards: FY2013

Fund Code: 574
Massachusetts Early Literacy Intervention Program

Funds Allocated: $ 400,000 (State)
Funds Requested: $ 479,925
Purpose: The purpose of the grant program is to provide funds to support professional development for Reading Recovery, an early intervention individual tutorial literacy programs designed as a pre-special education referral and short-term intervention for children who are at risk of failing to learn to read in first grade.
Number of Proposals Received: 6
Number of Proposals Recommended: 6
Number of Proposals Not Recommended: 0
Result of Funding:These awards will support training costs for 165 early literacy intervention teachers who will provide Reading Recovery assistance to more than 1,320 first grade students in 115 schools during the 2012-2013 school year.

Grant awards range from $38,000 to $106,196.
RecipientAmount
Boston Public Schools$38,000
Cambridge Public Schools96,000
Collaborative for Educational Services (Northampton)106,196
Dennis Yarmouth Regional School District56,196
Haverhill Public Schools53,596
Springfield Public Schools50,012
Total State Funds$400,000


Program ContactExt.
Dorothy EarleDEarle@doe.mass.edu6265


Last Updated: October 3, 2012
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