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Title III, Language Instruction for English Learners and Immigrant Students, K-12

The NH Title III Office is funded through the Office of Elementary and Secondary Education, through the Office of State Support ( under the legislative authority of Title III, Every Student Succeeds (Formerly No Child Left Behind).

With Title III funds, the NH Title III Office provides technical assistance and training to teachers, administrators, and other stakeholders; collects data about EL students; awards Title III grants to school districts; and provides educational resources which enable teachers, parents, and administrators to help English Language Learners succeed academically and socially. Title III funds also are awarded to help eligible districts that have experienced a significant increase in enrollment of new immigrant children.

School districts applying for Title III funds must complete the Title III Section of the Bureau of Integrated Programs: Assurances and Provisions. The Title III documents below contain specific information regarding the application process. If you have any questions or comments you may direct them to

New Resources and Guidance:

Non-Regulatory Guidance Acrobat Reader (September 2016)

Newcomer Tool Kit Acrobat Reader (June 2016)

Every Student Succeeds Act (NH ESSA Advisory Teams)

Specific Federal Guidance:

Memorandum to ED Grantees Regarding the Use of Grant Funds for Conferences and Meetings Acrobat Reader

Supplement Not Supplant Provision of Title III of the ESEA Acrobat Reader

Part E – Uniform Provisions

Non-Regulatory Guidance: Fiscal Changes and Equitable Services Requirements Acrobat Reader

ESSA Title III Part A Language Instruction for Limited English Proficient and Immigrant Students

State ESOL Program Information

Title III and Immigrant Children and Youth Grants

2018- 2019

The NH DOE is inviting Local Education Agencies (LEAs) to apply for the ESSA Title III: Language Instruction for English Learners and Immigrant Students sub-grants for 2018‐2019. Acrobat Reader


Award Letters


Archived Data and Documents

Aaron Hughes, ESOL Consultant
State Title III Director
(603) 271-2034

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