The approval of a
Local Educational Agency Plan by the local school board and State Board
of Education is a requirement for receiving federal funding subgrants
for No Child Left Behind programs.
The LEA Plan includes specific descriptions and assurances as outlined in the provisions included in NCLB. In essence, LEA Plans describe the actions that LEAs will take to ensure that they meet certainprogrammatic requirements, including:
student academic services designed to increase student achievement and performance