Comprehensive Continuous Improvement Plan The Comprehensive, Continuous Improvement Plan (CCIP) is a web-based planning and grants management tool, and it connects district goals for improvement to budgeted activities. CCIP is used by local education agencies (LEAs), charter schools and non-LEAs to apply for federal and state funds: Entitlement/Formula Title I, Part A Title I, Part C (Migrant Education) Title I, Part D, Subpart1 Title II, Part A Title III, Part A Rural Education Achievement Program (RLIS and SRSA) School Improvement Grant Competitive McKinney-Vento 21st Century Community Learning Centers After-School Quality Improvement NEW!! Recommendations for Early Learning Additions to the NC CCIP 2018-2019 /NCDPI Consolidated Application The North Carolina Early Childhood Foundation, the Office of Early Learning at the Department of Public Instruction and Education Counsel have been partnering to support Local Education Agencies (LEAs) and early childhood community leaders in collaborating to incorporate early learning strategies into district plans for the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA). ESSA can serve as one tool available to communities to strengthen their birth-through-eight system and support children’s school success. This document is designed to support LEAs as they develop their ESSA plan. It outlines opportunities throughout the 2018 Consolidated Application to include activities to support young children’s development beginning at birth. Visit the CCIP site for more information.