What to Know About Federal Funding for Washington Special Education Tracking Software and Services
With the recent passage of the $2 trillion American Rescue Plan, Nevada’s K-12 schools are poised to receive $965 billion in assistance, far and away the largest of the three COVID-19-related relief acts (CARES Act, CRRSA) that together are bringing almost $1.5 billion in additional funding for education to districts across the state, with additional grants being released by the state itself.
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The Facts about Washington Special Education Funding
- Washington will pay ESSER I, II and III funds to districts byreimbursement through I-Grants of allowableexpenditures per federal law. Districts must first receive OSPI approval of their reopening plan, complete an FP120Application and Budget matrix, then submit monthly grant claims, first for ESSER I funds, then ESSER II funds.
- Released last year, OSPI’s Priorities for ESSER Funds setstatewide emphasis on four statewide initiatives andencouraged them in district work: Support studentsfurthest from educational justice, prepare for health andsafety, invest in connectivity and hardware, and leveragelocal expertise and provide training.
- The state has also released detailed guidance aboutSpecial Education services, delivery and reporting throughthe end of the 2020-2021 school year.
Read the Washington-Specific Funding Resource.
Federal, State, and Local Funding Approved Special Education Software for Washington
Approved for use of Title I, Title II, Title IV, IDEA, ESSER, ESSER II, and ARP ESSER federal funding, the Athlos user-friendly app enhances tracking service data and progress monitoring, ensuring compliance.
“This is a stress-free, efficient way to document services, to have peace of mind knowing that you can go in at any time and know that services are being delivered, that IEPs are being followed.” – Director of Special Services Athlos Partner District
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About the Athlos Special Education Software
Designed for use by special education teachers and service providers, the Athlos app solution is eligible for federal, state and local funding sources. By exploring these opportunities, your district or school may identify many different methods of purchasing the Athlos Special Education Service Logs App. Athlos helps make the required work of documenting and reporting services for students as well as progress monitoring simpler, more efficient, and easier to communicate.
Our mobile and web-optimized app helps teachers more efficiently track the services they are providing students and ensures administrators are able to monitor the services provided site or district-wide.