Federal Programs

The purpose of Tennessee's federally funded Title I, Part A Program is to support local school districts improve teaching and learning for students in high-poverty schools so that these students meet the state's challenging content and performance standards.

The purpose of Title II, Part A is to increase the academic achievement of all students by helping schools and districts improve teacher and principal quality through professional development and to develop and implement programs to effectively recruit and retain highly effective teachers in core academic areas.

The purpose o
f Title III is to serve students who have a primary language other than English, by providing instruction in English in a specialized setting.

Alisa Teffeteller, Ed. D

Supervisor of Federal Programs, ESL, OCR, CTE, 504 and School Board Policy
865-984-1212 ext 2145
865-980-1003 (Fax)