Educational Opportunity and Equity Division

Title I, Part A Waiver for SES Providers

Tuesday, May 31, 2011, 10:40 am

The Montana Office of Public Instruction is taking comments from districts and schools regarding a waiver being proposed under the ESEA/NCLB Act.  This waiver is to request a one-year waiver of the Title I, Part A regulatory provision that prohibits a State from approving as providers of supplemental educational services (SES) schools identified for improvement, corrective action, or restructuring and local educational agencies (LEAs) identified for improvement or corrective action (34 C.F.R. § 200.47 (b)(1)(iv)(A), (B)), for the 2010-2011 school year. 


The window for taking comments on the proposed waiver will run from May 25, 2011 at 12:00 PM, until June 6, 2011, at 5:00 PM.  Comments can be sent to the following email address:


If you have questions about the proposed waiver, please contact Jack O'Connor, Assistant Title I Director, Montana Office of Public Instruction, 406-444-3083 or

For more information, contact Jack O'Connor, 406-444-3083