Gateway Lab School

Federal Programs

Federal education programs are resources that are administered to states by the United States Department of Education these programs are designed to:

  • Strengthen the Federal commitment to assuring access to equal educational opportunity for every individual;
  • Supplement and complement the efforts of states, the local school systems, the private sector, public and private nonprofit educational research institutions, community-based organizations, parents, and students to improve the quality of education;
  • Encourage the increased involvement of the public, parents, and students in Federal education programs;
  • Promote improvements in the quality and usefulness of education through Federally supported research, evaluation, and sharing of information;
  • Improve the coordination of Federal education programs;
  • Improve the management of Federal education activities; and
  • Increase the accountability of Federal education programs to the President, the Congress, and the public.
 
These programs include, but aren’t limited to resources such as: IDEA, Title I Part A, Title II Part A,Title III,  and the McKinney-Vento Homeless Program