Title II

The Title II, Part A Improving Teacher Quality Competitive Grants Program provides funding to partnerships of higher education departments of teacher education, higher education departments of arts and sciences, and high-need local education agencies. The purpose of the partnerships is providing professional learning opportunities to teachers, principals and paraprofessionals, which will result in increased learning for all students. The Office of Professional Preparation Services administers this program, providing applications, coordinating reviews of the competitive proposals, awarding funds to selected projects, and monitoring the projects' activities and expenditures.

For more information, please visit the District's Professional Development page: http://www.spsd.net/professional-development