Missouri's Early Learning Blended Funding Model

Sunday February 11, 2018
12:30 - 1:30 PM
Room 118

Come explore the blended funding early learning program model in Missouri. The Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education has developed a planning tool and budget that will allow LEAs to blend funds from multiple funding sources in an effort to provide the best possible learning environment for all early learners. Learn what it means to have a blended funding early learning program and how an LEA may blend Title I funds with other funding sources to create one early learning classroom/program. Discover the programmatic and fiscal requirements of an early learning program blending funds and the potential benefits of blending funds. Explore the planning tool and budget and learn how LEA’s will request payment.

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early childhood education, effective program development