Funding Flexibility and Waiver Option


This document provides technical information about the various federal funding flexibility options and waivers that are available to local education agencies (LEAs) and state education agencies (SEAs) from the U.S. Department of Education. In relation to Title I programs, fund transferability, flexibility demonstration authorization, consolidation of reporting requirements, block granting, and waiver authorities are specified as possible places for policy changes that could assist in the implementation of Partnership Zones. Examples of notable state practices currently being used are also included.