Funding Unraveled

A podcast series from Catapult Learning
Hosted By: Warren Dillon

The Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) ensures that all students, regardless of their zip code, have access to the support and services they need to succeed. Catapult Learning- the largest provider of education services to private and religious schools- offers assistance in navigating funding resource channels to optimize your school’s services and allocation.

Catapult Learning is proud to offer our ESSA Title Funding Podcast Series to the members of the Texas Private School Association to aid you in maximizing services to your students through Federal funding. Each week we will highlight a separate Title as we share these resources with you.

Title I

Episode 1
Improving the Academic Achievement of Struggling Learners

Title I gives all children the opportunity to receive a fair, equitable, high-quality education, including effective, supplemental instruction for eligible students, professional development for their teachers, and parent and family engagement activities. Under ESSA, Title I services now include counseling, STEM, and one-on-one tutoring. These services can be provided individually or in combination.

Listen to our podcast to learn more about how Title I can work for your school

Title II

Episode 2
Preparing, Training, and Recruiting High-Quality Teachers, Principals or Other School Leaders

Title II is intended to increase student academic achievement through supporting programs which improve teacher and principal quality and increase the number of highly qualified teachers in the classroom and highly qualified principals and assistant principals in schools.

Listen to our podcast to learn more about how Title II can work for your school

Title III

Episode 3
Language Instruction for English Language Learners and Immigrant Students

The purpose of title III is to ensure that English Learners (ELs) attain English proficiency, including instruction specifically for ELs and recent immigrants, support for their teachers and other educational personnel, family engagement activities and the purchase of materials to support EL instruction and programs for immigrant children and youth.

Listen to our podcast to learn more about how Title III can work for your school

Title IV-A, Part A

Episode 1
Student Support & Academic Enrichment Grants

Title IV-A is focused on improving students’ academic achievement by providing all students with access to a well-rounded education, improving school conditions, and strengthening the use of technology.

Listen to our podcast to learn more about how Title IV-A can work for your school