Title I And Early Childhood Programs: A Look At Investments In The NCLB Era

This paperexplores the wide range of ways in which school districts are using Title I funds for early education through kindergarten and examines how the implementation of NCLB has impacted those investments. It also makes recommendations for LEAs interested in creating Title I-funded early education programs or thinking about how to sustain these types of investments in the face of policy and funding challenges.