Federal Title Program Resources Legislation, Regulations & Guidance

Title I

Title I, Part E, Sections 1504 - Close-Up Fellowship
http://www.ed.gov/policy/elsec/leg/esea02/pg12.html#sec1504

Summary: This program pays for economically disadvantaged middle and secondary school teachers and students whose families have moved to the United States within the last five years to spend one week in Washington, DC attending seminars on government and current events and meeting with leaders from the three branches of government. The program also supports professional development related to civic education for teachers of participating students.

Federal Guidance: NCLB Desktop Reference p. 47 - Close-up Fellowship

Program Office: Contact USDOE for additional information.

Supporting Documentation: Contact USDOE for additional information.