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U.S. Department of Education Approves State Plans

The U.S. Department of Education approved the first state plans for use of American Rescue Plan (ARP) Funds to support K-12 schools and students. For more information, please click here to view the press release.

New Report Release Of Crime And Safety In Schools And College Campuses

The National Center for Education Statistics at IES and the Bureau of Justice Statistics at the U.S. Department of Justice released the Indicators of School Crime and Safety report 2019.

New Report: 10 Essential Actions to Improve School Safety

The U.S. Department of Justice, Community Orientated Policing Services (COPS) Office released a new report on the 10 Essential Actions to Improve School Safety

U.S. Department of Education COVID-19 Resources

The U.S. Department of Education (ED) has created a webpage devoted to providing critical information and resources for schools and school personnel as it relates to COVID-19. ED will regularly update this page as more information and resources become available, including those specific to Title IV-A. Please visit ED’s website at: https://www.ed.gov/coronavirus.

SEA Needs Assessment Survey Deadline Extended to March 27 at 9:00PM ET

Due to the impact of COVID-19 on the schedules of our SEAs, we are extending the SEA Needs Assessment Survey through Friday, March 27, 2020, at 9 PM ET. Your link to the survey should be active until then. If you cannot find the email with the link, or your link is no longer working, please reach out to your TA Liaison and they will arrange for a new link to the survey.

Welcome to the Brand-New T4PA Center Website!

Welcome to the brand-new T4PA Center Website! Our Webpage will be updated regularly with noteworthy news, relevant resources, upcoming events, spotlights on grant activities, and more. If you need technical assistance (TA), you may contact us using the online TA request form, email at info@t4pacenter.org, or phone at 1-833-404-4845 (Toll Free).  

T4PA Center and ED Release Title IV-A LEA Needs Assessment Tool

The Title IV, Part A LEA Needs Assessment Tool is designed to help LEAs meet the Title IV-A needs assessment requirements and identify the programs that will best serve those outcomes.

OJJDP Releases Gangs in School Publication

OJJDP releases the Gang in Schools publication that discusses how to create a school safety plan to prevent and disrupt gangs in schools. Gangs.pdf