Oregon Department of Education

Title I is a federal education program under the No Child Left Behind Act of 2001. This program provides financial assistance to LEAs and schools with high numbers or high percentages of poor children to help ensure that all children meet challenging state academic standards.

Coordinator Tools

Title IA Coordinators

Resources to assist Title I Coordinators in planning and implementation of Title I programs.

Monitoring Resources

ESEA Federal Monitoring

Resources to assist districts with their Title IA, IIA, VI-B and X-C Monitoring.


Resources & Guidance

Title 1-A resources for schools and districts.


Advisory Committees

ODE Committee of Practitioners (COPs)

Program Planning

Schoolwide and Targeted Assistance Planning

Tools to assist in Schoolwide and Targeted Assistance planning and implementation.

School Improvement

School Improvement

Resources for Schools in Title I-A School Improvement Status.

School Loan Forgiveness Program

School Loan Forgiveness Program

This program is designed to allow federal loan forgiveness based on poverty rate of schools where teachers are employed.

  • Melinda Bessner Email    (503) 947-5626
    Federal Systems - Education Program Specialist
  • Russel Sweet Email    (503) 947-5638
    Federal Systems - Education Specialist
  • Lisa Plumb Email    (503) 947-5749
    Federal Systems - Education Specialist