Title I Information

Get to know your Title I program

What is Title I?

“The goal of Title I is a high-quality education for every child, so the program provides extra help to students who need it most. These are children who are the furthest from meeting the standards the state has set for all children.” Taken from Learn About Your Title I Program by Channing Bete

Title I is a federal grant to improve school programs. Bedford Primary School is classified as whole school Title I. This allows all children to benefit from the program, personnel, and materials funded by Title I.

BPS Title I program offers:

  • Small group instruction
  • A variety of teaching methods and materials
  • Extra time for instruction
  • On-going assessment
  • Materials to help parents with reading at home

Suggested Activities for Home:

  • Allow your child to help with the grocery list
  • Explore the children's section of books at the public library
  • Encourage your child to read to you every night
  • Ask your child questions about the book he/she reads to you
  • Encourage good work habits at school