ESSA: Fiscal Changes and Equitable Services Guidance
The U.S. Department of Education released guidance for fiscal changes and equitable services requirements under the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA).
The guidance highlights changes to: Title I, Part A within-state allocations; Title I within-district allocations; Title II, Part A allocations; maintenance of effort requirements; and transferability requirements. The ESSA also makes a number of changes to the equitable services requirements for private school students in Title I and Title VIII. This document discusses these specific changes and is designed to support states, districts, and schools in implementing ESSA.