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Procedures for the Within-District Allocation of LEA Program Funds
Reservation of funds by an LEA.
Before allocating funds in accordance with Sec. 200.78, an LEA must reserve funds as are reasonable and necessary to--
(a) Provide services comparable to those provided to children in participating school attendance areas and schools to serve--
(1) Homeless children who do not attend participating schools, including providing educationally related support services to children in shelters and other locations where homeless children may live; (2) Children in local institutions for neglected children; and (3) If appropriate--
(i) Children in local institutions for delinquent children; and (ii) Neglected and delinquent children in community-day school programs; (b) Provide, where appropriate under section 1113(c)(4) of the ESEA, financial incentives and rewards to teachers who serve students in Title I schools identified for school improvement, corrective action, and restructuring for the purpose of attracting and retaining qualified and effective teachers; (c) Meet the requirements for choice-related transportation and supplemental educational services in Sec. 200.48, unless the LEA meets these requirements with non-Title I funds; (d) Address the professional development needs of instructional staff, including--
(1) Professional development requirements under Sec. 200.52(a)(3)(iii) if the LEA has been identified for improvement or corrective action; and (2) Professional development expenditure requirements under Sec. 200.60; (e) Meet the requirements for parental involvement in section 1118(a)(3) of the ESEA; (f) Administer programs for public and private school children under this part, including special capital expenses, if any, incurred in providing services to eligible private school children, such as--
(1) The purchase and lease of real and personal property (including mobile educational units and neutral sites); (2) Insurance and maintenance costs; (3) Transportation; and (4) Other comparable goods and services, including non-
instructional computer technicians; and (g) Conduct other authorized activities, such as school improvement and coordinated services.
(Authority: 20 USC 6313(c)(3) and (4), 6316(b)(10), (c)(7)(iii),
6318(a)(3), 6319(l), 6320, 7279d)
(Added by Federal Register, Vol.67, No.231 December 2,2002 effective January 2,2003.)