February 2013
Feb 28
Feb 28, 2013

The attached file is of the top 100 school districts receiving Title I funds and how the sequester will impact them.  USED released this file Thursday, Feb 28th.

 



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Feb 24
Feb 24, 2013


 

If the following chart does not display correctly, please use the attached pdf. 

Estimated FY 2013 Title I Grants to Local Educational Agencies with 5.0% Reduction from FY 2012 Enacted Level

FY 2013

FY 2013

5.0 Percent

Potent...


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Feb 24
Feb 24, 2013


 

If the following chart does not display correctly, please use the attached pdf. 

Estimated FY 2013 Title I Grants to Local Educational Agencies with 5.0% Reduction from FY 2012 Enacted Level

FY 2013

FY 2013

5.0 Percent

Potent...


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Feb 21
Feb 21, 2013

February 20th -- 


The time is getting closer for the implementation of the sequester. By statute it will take effect on March 1st. The reality is that few outside of government are paying attention. This is the fifth fiscal "crisis” that has...


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Feb 18, 2013
FROM Commission Release:Dear Colleagues,On behalf of the Equity and Excellence Commission, we would like to invite you to participate tomorrow in a teleconference call in which we will officially present the findings of our report, "For Eac...
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Feb 18, 2013
Thursday, February 21,Trends in achievement in our largest states offer lessons for the nation -- a NAEP webcast at NOON EST (9 AM PST)

Participate in "Lessons for All: Decades of NAEP Data From the Mega-States," an event in Sacramento, Ca...

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Feb 16
Feb 16, 2013

The March 1st Sequester trigger date is less than two weeks away. As of right now, there is nothing on the horizon that will stop it.

Several weeks ago it became clear that the tea party wing of the Republicans were going to let it happ...


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Feb 08
Feb 08, 2013
Remarks by Secretary Duncan at the Senate HELP committee on state waivers and NCLB reauthorization. http://www.ed.gov/news/speeches/no-child-left-behind-early-lessons-state-flexibility-waivers It is short
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Feb 08
Feb 08, 2013
Remarks by Secretary Duncan at the Senate HELP committee on state waivers and NCLB reauthorization. http://www.ed.gov/news/speeches/no-child-left-behind-early-lessons-state-flexibility-waivers It is short
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Feb 02
Feb 02, 2013

States Continue Progress During Second Year of Race to the Top

FEBRUARY 1, 2013
Contact:Press Office, (202) 401-1576,press@ed.gov


Today the U.S. Department of Education released state-specific reports for 12 Race to the Top grantees, detailing...





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Feb 02
Feb 02, 2013

Update – February 2nd –

Money – The current buzz in DC is that the sequester will be enacted on March 1st. There is little political will to stop it. The assumed Republican drive to forestall a cut to military spending (which is part of ...


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