Federal Program Compliance

TEA's ESSA program compliance functions are provided primarily by the Federal Program Compliance Division (FPC), which administers most programs of the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA). FPC is a division of the Department of Grant Compliance and Administration (GCA).

COVID-19 and Federal Grant Funds

Visit the Department of Grant Compliance and Administration for information on the federal grants authorized in response to COVID-19.

Federal Program Compliance

The links below lead to information for each of the programs that the Federal Program Compliance Division administers.

Title I, Part A—Improving Basic Programs

Title I, Part C—Education of Migratory Children

Title I, Part D—Prevention and Intervention for Delinquent, Neglected, and At-Risk Youth

Title II, Part A—Supporting Effective Instruction

Title IV, Part A—Student Support and Academic Enrichment

Title V, Part A—Funding Transferability

Title V, Part B—Rural Education Initiative, or REAP / Subpart 2 - Rural and Low-Income School Program

Title VIII—ESSA Unsafe School Choice Option

ESSA Private School Equitable Services


The following ESSA-related programs are administered in other divisions (click on each of the programs listed for program-specific information).

Title III, Part A—English Language Acquisition, Language Enhancement, and Academic Achievement Act

Teacher Equity Plans - Texas Equity Toolkit

Division Resources

Collaborative Comprehensive Needs Assessment (CCNA) Toolkit New 09/19/2021

ESSA Compliance Reports - Resources New 06/22/2021

Program Webinars and Program Guides Updated 05/22/2020


Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) Documents by Program

Title I, Part A Updated 07/26/2021

Title I, Part C  Updated 07/23/2021

Title I, Part D Updated 06/28/2021

Title II, Part A Updated 07/28/2021

Title IV, Part A Updated 08/10/2021

ESSA Private School Equitable Services Updated 07/07/2021

Contact Information

Division Organization Chart

Division Staff Contact Information

For questions or additional information, please contact the Federal Program Compliance Division at ESSASupport@tea.texas.gov.

For Title I, Part C-Education of Migratory Children related questions, please contact the Federal Program Compliance Division at Migrant.Ed@tea.texas.gov.