This article was originally published in my private newsletter.

State fraud of education funds

Perhaps the re-organization and right-sizing of the federal education bureaucracy has its benefits. For instance, the Office of State Support under the federal U.S. Department of Education was created in 2014 based upon the merger of disparate technical assistance programs to support Title I , Title II and Title III education programs.

For background, Title I funds provide support to schools with large numbers of students from low income families. Title II funds support services for the…