Federal Programs

All activities under Title II are based on a needs assessment for professional development and hiring. Funds will be used to:

  • recruit and hire highly qualified teachers to reduce class size
  • promote retention of highly qualified teachers by implementing a teacher mentoring program
  • provide professional activities that improve the knowledge of teachers and principals and , in appropriate cases, paraprofessionals

All professional development activities are:

  • included in the LEA Professional Development Plan
  • high quality, sustained, intensive, and classroom focused in order to have a positive and lasting impact on classroom instruction and
  • not one day or short term workshops or conferences

 Funds will be shared equitability with private schools in the district that wish to participate.

Private Schools Served

Cornerstone Christian
24975 AL-25
Columbiana, AL 35051
Contact: Jay Adams 
Our Lady of the Valley School
5510 Double Oak Lane
Birmingham, AL 35242
Contact: Susan Natter
Westminster at Oak Mountain
5080 Cahaba Valley Trace
 Birmingham, AL 35242
Contact: Mara Ellen Bryan