The Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) encourages district and school leaders to select evidence-based programs backed by data which demonstrates an improvement in student outcomes. ESSA specifies four tiers of acceptable evidence and this resource documents how Leader in Me meets Tier 2: Moderate Evidence.
All three of the Elementary and Secondary Schools Emergency Relief (ESSER) allocations can be used to fund Leader in Me. This resource aligns the different components of Leader in Me with the allowable uses of funds for ESSER I, II, and III.
Leader in Me and its components can be funded through several Federal Programs, including:
This resource shows the alignment between the components of Leader in Me and these federal funding sources.
These resources provide pre-written grant narrative content aligned to Title I, Part A; Title II, Part A; and Title IV, Part A. These narratives may be copied and pasted directly into the associated grant applications.