ESSA Title II Allowability

May 26, 2016 at 1:00pm EST.

By: Leigh M. Manasevit, Esq.

Course DescriptionThe new Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) broadens out the allowability rules of Title II, A funds, which is now for Preparing, Training, and Recruiting High-Quality Teachers, Principals, or Other School Leaders.  This webinar will provide a thorough review of the changes under ESSA from its predecessor, the No Child Left Behind Act (NCLB). The webinar will discuss changes to the Title II, Part A formula as well as the State leadership set-aside and state and LEA-level administrative set-aside caps.  It will also review general allowability rules at both the state and LEA-level. The webinar will provide information related to the Teacher and School Leader incentive program (formerly the teacher incentive fund) under Title II,B.  Finally, the webinar will also provide advice on how to address any transition issues related to this area of the law.


  • $225.00 for Live Webinar
  • $225.00 for Online Recording (available via internet, no CPE credits awarded)
  • $325.00 for both Live Webinar and Online Recording

Click HERE to register

CPE Credits: 1.5 (Details Below)

Who Will Benefit: This webinar is of value to all federal granting agencies, federal grant recipients, and everyone who works with federal grants, including:

  • Grant and program administrators
  • Grant program staff
  • State, District and School Personnel
  • Program Monitors

Learning Objectives:

  • Attendees will learn about the changes to the Title II, A funding formula to States.
  • Attendees will learn about the State-level use of funds, set-asides and caps.
  • Attendees will learn about the LEA-level use of funds and changes to the allowability rules.
  • Attendees will learn about the new Title II,B grant Teacher and School Leader incentive program.
  • Attendees will be provided advice on how to transition from NCLB to ESSA on these issues.

Cancellation Policy: Cancellations must be submitted in writing to at least 48 hours prior to any webinar to receive a full refund.

CPE Information

Duration: 75 minutes of presentation then time for questions (no longer than 90 minutes total).

Prerequisites: None

CPE Credits: 1.5 CPE Credits awarded upon completion of the audio conference (as verified through attendee participation checks throughout the webinar) and post-conference survey.

The CPE credit(s) may be accepted as continuing legal education credits or other applicable credits in your state; however, attendees are responsible for their own credit approval and for meeting any state requirements.  Brustein & Manasevit, PLLC makes no guarantee or assurance that the CPE credits received will apply to any other program or state requirements.

Where: Your office or conference room, per internet connection

Recommended Field of Study: Administrative Practice

Program Knowledge Level: Overview

Advanced Preparation: None

Delivery Method: Group-Internet Based

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