Birmingham Alabama Department of Education in Birmingham Alabama

Address and phone number for Birmingham Alabama Department of Education, a Department of Education, at 47th Street South, Birmingham AL.


Name
Birmingham Alabama Department of Education
Address
218 47th Street South, Birmingham, Alabama, 35222
Phone
205-721-8870
Hours
Mon-Fri 8:00 AM-5:00 PM

About the Birmingham Alabama Department of Education

The Birmingham Alabama Department of Education, located in Birmingham, AL, oversees local educational programs, including public school systems in Jefferson County. The Department of Education sets policies on enrollment, provides educational programs, and offers resources for parents and education providers. Working with the Alabama state Department of Education and the U.S. Department of Education, the Birmingham Alabama Department of Education ensures that children in Jefferson County receive educational services.

You may contact the Department of Education for questions about:
  • K-12 schools in Jefferson County
  • Public school education programs
  • Jefferson County school districts
  • School curriculum and tests
  • Enrollment procedures
  • Jefferson County school superintendents
Birmingham K-12 Schools

The Department of Education partners with Jefferson County school districts to provide educational services for children. Jefferson County residents can contact the Department of Education to learn more about local elementary, middle, and high schools, including school calendars, curriculums, standardized tests, and enrollment procedures.

Preschool Programs in Jefferson County

In addition to its focus on K-12 education, the Department of Education provides resources and information on preschool programs in Jefferson County. The Education Department supports local preschool programs by providing professional development support for preschool teachers and funding support for programs.

Educational Funding and Professional Development

The Department of Education offers local funding and professional development opportunities for education providers. Education providers may qualify for funding to promote academic preparation, expand learning opportunities, or improve college and job readiness skills. The Department of Education provides information on federal grants, including the School Improvement Grants program and the Teacher Incentive Fund, which support Birmingham schools and educators. Contact the Department of Education for information about funding and professional development programs.

Alabama Department of Education

In Jefferson County, the local Department of Education works with the Alabama Department of Education to distribute education funds to Jefferson County school districts. The Alabama Department of Education or Board of Education also sets performance standards, curriculum requirements, and assessment procedures for Jefferson County school districts. In Alabama, local districts earn accreditation through the Department of Education, which also oversees the teacher and school administrator licensure process.

U.S. Department of Education

The U.S. Department of Education (ED) awards grants and funding to Jefferson County school districts, including Title 1 of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA) and the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA). In addition to K-12 funding, ED offers Pell Grants for college students and sets the requirements to qualify for federal educational funding.

Contact the Birmingham Alabama Department of Education

You may contact the Birmingham Alabama Department of Education by calling 205-721-8870, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Birmingham Alabama Department of Education, 218 47th Street South, Birmingham, Alabama, 35222.


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