Addressing learning loss is paramount to moving forward. More than 20% of the ESSER III related budget can address learning loss. More specifically is the addition of instructional aides and quality tutoring for students. We have hired an SEL counselor to respond to the needs of all students PreK-12, including students from low-income families, students of color, English learners, children with disabilities, students experiencing homelessness and children in foster care. Capturing Kids' Hearts professional development package from the Flippen Group.
Capturing Kids Hearts will be utilized in addition to the counselor which is not funded by the grant. The counselor will work with students 1:1 and small groups of 3 or less. The targeted subgroups are foster youth and low income students.