Agenda Item
Meeting Date: 7/27/2020 - 6:00 PM
Category: Consent Agenda
Type: Action
Subject: 15.4 Review and Potential Ratification of Mt. Diablo Adult Education’s Application to the California Department of Education (CDE) for the Adult Education and Family Literacy Act (AEFLA): Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA), Title II, Section 231 and English Literacy and Civics Education (EL Civics) supplemental funding for 2020-2023.
LCAP (Local Control Accountability Plan) Goal:
Policy:
Enclosure:
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Summary: Funding from this grant supports student instruction, provides supplementary funding for purchase of instructional materials and supplies, expanded support for scheduling and management of classes, field trips, staff development, and childcare for children of adult students, with the purpose of transitioning adults to higher education and/or careers.

NOTE: Request for ratification due to change of due date and dissemination of this information by the California Dept. of Education (CDE), Adult Education Office (AEO).
Funding: CDE AEFLA: 2020-2023 WIOA Title II, Section 231 and EL Civics Education Grant.
Fiscal Impact No impact on the General Fund. This grant would bring approximately $320,000 to $600,000 in revenue (based on benchmark achievement data from 2018-2019 and availability of federal funds) to Mt. Diablo Adult Education’s English as a Second Language (ESL), Adult Basic Education (ABE), Adult Secondary Education (ASE), and Adults with Disabilities (AWD) programs for enhancing programs and services provided adult students in these four program areas.
Recommendation: Ratify Adult Education’s application submitted February 28, 2020 to CDE AEFLA: WIOA Title II, Section 231 and EL Civics Education Grant supplemental funding for 2020-2023. Application on file and available upon request.
Approvals:
Recommended By:
Signed By:
Vittoria Abbate - Director, College & Career and Adult Education
Signed By:
Jennifer Sachs (Designee) - Designee for Final Signature