Title I, Part D, Prevention and Intervention Programs for Children and Youth Who Are Neglected, Delinquent, or At-Risk, Section 1401 of the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) to:
- improve educational services for children and youth in local, tribal, and state institutions for neglected or delinquent children and youth so that such children and youth have the opportunity to meet challenging state academic standards that all children in the state are expected to meet;
- provide such children and youth with the services needed to make a successful transition from institutionalization to further schooling or employment; and
- prevent at-risk youth from dropping out of school, and to provide dropouts, and children and youth returning from correctional facilities or institutions for neglected or delinquent children and youth, with a support system to ensure their continued education and the involvement of their families and communities.
Title I, Part D serves children through two separate programs, State Agency Programs (Subpart 1) and Local Agency Programs (Subpart 2).
Designated facility and LEA representatives should have access to the North Dakota Department of Public Instruction Neglected and Delinquent TEAMS platform. In order to gain access, representatives need to be provided access through the NDDPI program administrator. If you do not have access, please contact the program administrator. This site houses all necessary documents for facilities and LEA representatives regarding this program.