Archive for March, 2016

Revisions to Final Amounts for 2015-16 IDEA-B Formula

Revisions to Final Amounts for the 2015–2016 IDEA-B Formula Program TEA received a revised grant award from the U.S. Department of Education (USDE) which requires TEA to recalculate final amounts for the 2015-2016 IDEA-B Formula program. Eligible LEAs will receive an adjusted final amount for the IDEA-B Formula program. Revised final amounts for the 2015-2016 […]

Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) Update!

TEA  has released a To the Administrator Addressed letter which provides updates on the implementation of the ESSA.  Highlights of the letter are below. Please note that the new legislation does not impact any requirements or reports for the 2015-2016 school year, nor does it change any current state statutes or requirements. Title I assessment requirements did not […]

Preparation for 2014-15 Preliminary IDEA-B MOE Compliance Review

TEA notified LEAs of the upcoming IDEA-B MOE Compliance Review process in a To The Administrator Addressed letter on March 3, 2016. Preliminary Compliance Review to LEAs anticipated in early April. LEA’s response to TEA due within 5 business days from date report published in GFFC Reports and Data Collection. ESC 13 workshops designed to […]

High Cost Fund Update –Revised

Today, March 1, 2016, TEA provided additional information about the High Cost Fund application. 1. The HCF application was open a short time today in TEASE/TEAL, but it has been closed again as it is not the final version. 2. The final HCF application should open by the end of this week or very early […]

High Cost Fund Update – Opening Delayed–Due Date Now April 8, 2016

TEA is still working on some changes to the pro-rater calculation tool application and was not able to open the High Cost Fund application yesterday as planned. TEA will provide an additional week for LEAs to complete the application. The new due date will be April 8, 2016. The tool will be in the “Help” […]

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