The Office of Safe and Healthy Students hosted the second webinar of a series of webinars on the U.S. Department of Education’s recently issued “Non-Regulatory Guidance on the Student Support and Academic Enrichment (SSAE) Grants.” The SSAE program is authorized under Title IV, Part A of ESSA.
Click here to access the Guidance and related resources: http://www2.ed.gov/policy/elsec/leg/essa/essassaegrantguid10212016.pdf.
During this webinar, Paul Kesner, Group Leader of OSHS’s Safe Supportive Schools unit, and OSHS state team coordinators discussed in more detail (1) the role of the State Educational Agency; (2) local application requirements; and (3) implementing effective SSAE program activities.
For more information, including background on the SSAE grant program, and to register for other Webinars in the SSAE Webinar Series, go to https://safesupportivelearning.ed.gov/resources/essa-title-iv-part-student-support-and-academic-enrichment-non-regulatory-guidance-webinar. Approximately one week after each Webinar, the website will have a link to the Webinar recording and slides.
If you have questions about the SSAE Grants Program Non-Regulatory Guidance, submit them to: OESE.OSHS.TITLE IV-A@ed.gov.