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Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA)

Title I, Part D - Neglected and Delinquent Education


Under ESSA, the Title I, Part D provides funds to NYS agencies; Department of Corrections and Community Supervision (DOCCS) & Office of Children and Family Services (OCFS) and local education agencies (LEAs) to:

  • Carry out high quality education programs to prepare children and youth for secondary school completion, career and technical training, further education and/or employment.
  • Provide activities to facilitate the successful transition of children and youth between placement in residential facilities (including DOCCS & OCFS) and further education or employment.