TTIPS Cycle I - 2010-2013

The Texas Title I Priority Schools (TTIPS) grants are made from funds made available under Section 1003(g) of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA), currently authorized under the No Child Left Behind Act of 2001.  Awards for Cycle 1 of the TTIPS grant were announced in July 2010.

Waivers

Cycle 1 Tier I and Tier II Extension of the Period of Availability for SY 13-14

Waiver request for Texas was awarded by USDE for School Improvement Grant Cycle 1 Tier I and Tier II campuses to extend the period of availability of funds granted in the original award.

Preliminary list of SY 13-14 TTIPS Cycle 1 Extensions (PDF, 520KB)

Teacher and Principal Evaluation Requirement and Timeline Extension

Waiver request for Texas was awarded by USDE for School Improvement Grants Transformation schools to extend the timeline for implementation of evaluation systems.

FINAL List of Extensions and PDAS Pilot Participants are available on the Texas Title I Priority Schools Grant Teacher and Principal Evaluation Requirement and Timeline Extension Page.

 

End of Year Report

SY 2013-2014 Resources

2014 TTIPS End of Year Report, Part 2 (Excel, 26KB) - grantees must complete the Excel document for official submission to TEA program specialist.  Submission is only required for campuses that received an extension to implement the grant for a fourth year.  Please note: this document has multiple tabs.

SY 2012-2013 Resources    

        TTIPS EOY 2013 Superintendent Memo (PDF, 44KB)

EOY Part 1 - DUE August 1, 2013

 2013 EOY Part 1 Instructions Cycle 1 (PDF, 120KB)

 Grant Activity Analysis Guidance (PDF, 29KB)

 TTIPS EOY Certification Form (PDF, 89KB)  

 TTIPS EOY Primary Review Template (Excel, 14KB)

 TTIPS EOY Secondary Review Template (PDF, 117KB)

EOY Part 2 - DUE August 1, 2013

 2013 TTIPS End of Year Report, Part 2 (Excel, 26KB) - grantees must complete the Excel document for official submission to TEA program specialist.  Please note: this document has multiple tabs.

 2013 TTIPS End of Year Report, Part 2 (PDF, 33KB)

 EOY 2013, Part 2 Instructions (PDF, 56KB)

Sustainability Plan - DUE August 1, 2013

TTIPS Sustainability Plan Template

NOTE: A copy of the TTIPS Sustainability Plan Template has been emailed to all TTIPS Cycle 1 grantees.  It can also be requested by contacting nclbttips@tea.texas.gov or assigned TCDSS case manager.  

 TTIPS Sustainability Plan Flow Chart (PDF, 256KB)

 Sustainability Plan Glossary of Terms (PDF, 116KB)      

 

SY 2011-2012 Resources 

 

SY 2010-2011 Resources 

  • March 11, 2011 Letter  (PDF, 63KB)
  • End-of-Year Report, Section 1  (PDF, 51KB) (Excel, 53KB)  Due Aug 1, 2011 
  • Section 1 Instructions  (PDF, 19KB)
  • End-of-Year Report, Section 2  (PDF, 33KB) (Excel, 46KB)  Due Aug 31, 2011
  • Section 2 Instructions  (PDF, 49KB)

 

Quarterly Implementation Report (QIR) and Quarterly Conference Call Schedule

 Quarterly Conference Process (PDF, 92KB) begins with second quarter of SY 2012-2013 (posted December 14, 2012)

 Quarterly Conference District Shepherd Facilitation Guidelines (PDF, 71KB) (posted December 18, 2012)

 TTIPS Combined 90-Day Action Strategy and Quarterly Implementation Report (QIR) Template 

  •  NOTE: A copy of the Combined 90-Day Action Strategy and QIR Template has been emailed to all TTIPS grantees.  It can also be requested by contacting nclbttips@tea.texas.gov.   

 Instructions for 90-Day Action Strategy Section (PDF, 141KB)

  • A copy of the report, with the sections related to the 90-Day Action Strategies completed, should be submitted to the School Improvement Center at the beginning of each quarter.  Contact your case manager with any questions concerning the 90-Day Action Strategy portion of the report.
  • The entire report, including the completed sections related to the QIR should be submitted to your program specialist at TEA at the end of each quarter.  Questions related to the QIR portion of the report may be directed to your program specialist or nclbttips@tea.texas.gov.

 

TTIPS SES

2012-2013 School Year TTIPS SES Forms

2011-2012 school year PNL Letters

 

Grant Application Resources

Cycle 1 Grantees, 2010-2013

  

 2010 TTIPS Awards  

         Non-selected TTIPS Applications or in Excel (38KB)

  

Eligibility: Definition and Methodology (PDF, 25KB)

Texas' USDE Approved Application to USDE (PDF, 220 KB) for federal section 1003(g) SIG funding for the Texas Title I Priority Schools Grant  Program   

  


For additional information, contact:

Division of School Improvement and Support
1701 North Congress Avenue
Austin, TX  78701
512-463-7582 

 nclbttips@tea.texas.gov