DESE Grant Program 2015
The Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education has released their application for the Safe and Supportive Schools grants. These grants were included in the Safe and Supportive Schools line item in this year’s budget. “The purpose of this competitive grant program is to provide funding to districts (and their selected schools) to develop action plans that organize, integrate, and sustain school and district-wide efforts to create safe and supportive school environments and coordinate and align student support initiatives.” A total of $440,000 is being made available for schools. Learn more about the application and the grants here. Applications were due on Monday, November 30, 2015.