The National Professional Development Program is intended to provide for professional development activities that will improve classroom instruction for limited English proficient (LEP) children and assist educational personnel working with such children to meet high professional standards, including standards for certification and licensure as teachers who work in language instruction education programs or serve LEP children. The deadline to submit a Notice of Intent to Apply is Feb. 19; full proposals are due March 5. ED expects to make 25 awards, each worth between $100,000 and $150,000.

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