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Early Childhood Education Programs The ECE category includes programs for children and their families that are intended to increase the cognitive and behavioral abilities of children under five years of age.
Together, these programs serve more thanchildren each year. As shown in Figure 6, Head Start consists of four federal programs, all of which aim to prepare ED children to succeed in school.
Head Start provides comprehensive child development services from birth through preschool. Home visits are common for younger children and their families, whereas older children are typically served in center—based preschool programs.
In addition to Head Start and Early Head Start, the federal government also operates special migrant and tribal programs for young children in those communities. Although Head Start is a federal initiative, grantees are awarded funds and monitored through state chapters.
ApproximatelyCalifornia children participate in Head Start each year. California also offers two state preschool programs. State Preschool programs serve three— and four—year old children whose families earn less than 75 percent of the state median income.
The notable distinctions are that PKFL programs must include a family literacy component and be located in the attendance area of low—performing elementary schools. State Preschool and PKFL providers contract with the state for a maximum level of service and then are reimbursed at the same predetermined rate after service has been provided.
Approximatelychildren attend state preschool programs each year. California also offers Healthy Start grants. The Healthy Start program offers state—funded school—community collaborative grants for integrating services to support academic success for children and families. Grants may be used for various types of collaboration.
For example, grants may be used to connect families with community health resources, offer family literacy programs in collaboration with local libraries, and teach parenting classes in collaboration with community colleges. Healthy Start estimates serving approximately 13, children annually.
Child Care and After School Programs This category includes the various state and federally funded programs designed to serve children before and after school. Child care typically serves children from birth through age 11 and runs yearlong. By comparison, after school programs serve school—age children through high school during the school year.
Nine child care programs exist one supported entirely with federal funds, four state funded, and four funded by a combination of federal and state monies.
Two after school programs currently exist one federally funded and one state funded. Approximatelychildren are served by this category of programs.
California operates nine child care programs serving ED children from birth through age 11 or older for special populations. The funding mechanism for child care programs varies slightly across programs, but essentially providers are awarded a contract for a maximum level of service and then reimbursed after child care has been provided.
Although providers must meet specified health and safety and programmatic requirements, they are not subject to formal academic or curriculum requirements.
More thanchildren are served by these programs each year. Both programs aim to offer school—age students a safe environment after school to do homework and engage in enrichment activities. Providers for both programs receive grants and, in return, submit regular reports including attendance counts to the California Department of Education.
Together, these programs serve approximatelystudents annually. Academic Achievement Programs This category includes 19 programs intended to directly improve the academic performance of ED students in kindergarten through 12th grade. Five of these programs are solely funded with federal monies, 12 are solely funded with state monies, and 2 are funded with both federal and state monies.
These programs serve nearly every local educational agency LEA in the state. Federal Title I, Basic Grants. Title I, created by the Elementary and Secondary Education Act inconsists of 15 federal programs intended to ensure that disadvantaged students have the opportunity to reach proficiency on state assessments through high—quality education.
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