Grant: $313,758,336 - Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services - Feb. 17, 2009
100% voted satisfied - 0% voted not satisfied - 1 vote(s) cast
Award Description: The Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) 2004, Section 611 ensures that all children with disabilities have available to them a free appropriate public education (FAPE) in the least restrictive environment that emphasizes special education and related services designed to meet their unique needs and prepare them for further education, employment and independent living.
Project Description: IDEA funds are used to assist LEAs with the excess costs of providing special education and related service to students with disabilities; provide LEAs with assistive technology, alternative materials and programs and positive behavioral supports; and, support LEAs to collect, manage, analyze and report data through their district to enhance school system improvement strategies and results for students with disabilities. Funded programs must use instructional strategies based on scientifically based research and implement parental involvement activities.
Jobs Summary: Teachers (414.21 retained & 231.89 created); Aides & Paraprofessionals (1219.25 retained & 193.00 created); Clerical Staff (16.75 retained & 5.83 created); Interpreter (0.63 retained); Technology Specialist (2.50 retained & 4.20 created); School Nurse (2.80 retained & 0.89 created); Physical Therapist (2.00 retained & 2.50 created); Teacher Support Specialist (28.00 retained & 30.62 created); Secondary Counselor (0.50 retained & 0.50 created); School Psychologist (8.03 retained & 9.59 created); School Psychometrist (1.00 created); School Social Worker (1.00 retained & 4.00 created); Family Services/Parent Coordinator (4.32 created); Bus Drivers (17.44 retained & 16.00 created); Other Management (6.73 retained & 10.92 created); Other Administration (37.00 retained & 38.38 created); Other Salaries & Compensation (0.19 retained & 9.30 created); Speech Language Therapist (0.75 retained & 0.20 created); Other (4.33 retained) (Total jobs reported: 2,325)
Project Status: Less Than 50% Completed
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|Columbia County School District||$3,914,943||EVANS||GA|
|Buford City School District||$529,160||BUFORD||GA|
|Dalton Public Schools||$1,286,320||DALTON||GA|
|Dublin City of Board Education||$564,651||DUBLIN||GA|
|Candler County Board of Education Inc||$391,546||METTER||GA|
|Cherokee County Board of Education (inc)||$6,598,278||CANTON||GA|
|CLARKE COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT||$2,534,906||ATHENS||GA|
|Cook County Board of Education (inc)||$622,306||ADEL||GA|
|Coweta County School District, Inc||$4,081,280||SHARPSBURG||GA|
|Dooly County Board of Education||$321,992||VIENNA||GA|
|Dougherty County School System||$3,342,842||ALBANY||GA|
|Gwinnett County Board of Education||$28,833,053||SUWANEE||GA|
|Habersham County Board of Education||$1,282,270||CLARKESVILLE||GA|
|Hall County Board of Education||$4,777,555||GAINESVILLE||GA|
|Haralson County Board of Education||$710,977||BUCHANAN||GA|
|Harris County School District||$900,445||HAMILTON||GA|
|Hart County Board of Education||$666,500||HARTWELL||GA|
|Heard County Board of Education||$403,318||FRANKLIN||GA|
|Henry County Board of Education||$7,497,232||MCDONOUGH||GA|
|Jackson County School District||$1,330,321||JEFFERSON||GA|