Federally Funded Programs
The Federal Programs Division allocates federal funds to the Local Educational Agencies (LEAs) in the state and provides technical assistance, customer service, and monitors specific programs of the ESEA as amended by No Child Left Behind.
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The purpose of the Title I Program is to provide supplemental educational programs and support for students most at risk of failing to meet state academic standards.
The purpose of this program is to provide grants to districts in order to increase student academic achievement by improving teacher and principal quality and increasing the number of highly qualified teachers in the classrooms and principals in schools.
In December 2009, Wyoming became the 22nd State to join the World-Class Instructional Design and Assessment (WIDA) Consortium. WIDA is a consortium of states dedicated to the design and implementation of high standards and equitable educational opportunities for English language learners. Wyoming adopted the ACCESS for ELLs English Language Proficiency Assessment as its State Assessment to comply with federal accountability requirements related to English Language Learners.