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ESEA Flexibility Waiver

Missouri's ESEA Flexibility Waiver requires schools identified as focus buildings to submit an Accountability Work Plan and Budget.  The due date for the Accountability Work Plan and Budget is November 15, 2012. 

The Missouri Leadership for Excellence, Achievement and Development (MoLEAD) program focuses on enhancing the instructional leadership skills of those involved in supporting identified schools. 

Districts that elect to participate in the MoLEAD project will fulfill the requirement for the leadership component in the accountability work plan.  The deadline to submit the Accountability Work Plan and Budget for MoLEAD participating schools is December 17, 2012.


USDE Compliance Review - October 2010

The US Department of Education recently reviewed Missouri’s responses to the USDE Compliance Review conducted of the Missouri’s administration of Title I, Part A of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act.  Except for a few activities that are “in progress” and which will require some future documentation, the USDE accepted Missouri’s responses in full. 


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