Distance Education Grant 2019-2020
To be eligible for the Distance Education Grant, districts must have an approved virtual education program by May 1, 2019.
The Wyoming Department of Education (WDE) will release the 2019-2020 Distance Education Grant (DEG) Request for Proposals in accordance with the Chapter 41 Virtual Education rules in May 2019. The purpose of this grant is to develop and maintain virtual education programs in Wyoming.
A total of at least $200,000 will be available in the 2019-2020 DEG funding cycle for eligible Wyoming public school districts, community colleges and the University of Wyoming for the development and maintenance of distance education Virtual 307 courses and programs offered by school districts.
Funds will be awarded with priority consideration given in the following order:
- Individual course design and creation;
- Additional content design and creation;
- Professional development, program evaluation or accreditation requirements;
- Maintenance and operational needs.