Jan 28
Jan 28, 2010
From White House Blog dated 1/27/10 re State of Union address:   The President will continue his push to invest in the skills and education of our people. "This year, we have broken through the stalemate between left and right by launching ...
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Jan 27
Jan 27, 2010
Tonight, January 27th the president announce his intention to make education a major part of his administration's initiatives to increase economic activity for the nation.  Earlier in the month the Administration announced that they would b...
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Dec 16
Dec 16, 2009
Jobs for Main Street Act Summary   House leaders introduced the Jobs for Main Street Act http://www.rules.house.gov/111/LegText/111_hr2847hamndsamnd.pdf on Tuesday, December 15 to add almost $50 billion in spending on highways, housing and ...
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Dec 10
Dec 10, 2009
Attached is the funding chart for Title I and other ESEA programs for FY 2010.
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Dec 09
Dec 09, 2009
SUMMARY: FY 2010 LABOR, HEALTH & EDUCATION APPROPRIATIONS CONSOLIDATED APPROPRIATIONS BILL   Bill Total FY 2009 Enacted: $155.049 billion (excludes emergency appropriations) President’s Request: $160.706 billion House Passed: $163.400 bil...
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Dec 07
Dec 07, 2009
Today - December 7th - during a session sponsored by the Center on Education Policy, a senior US Department of Education official said:   The Department will be sending an ESEA reauthorization proposal to the Hill during the first quarter ...
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Nov 20
Nov 20, 2009
There are several sets of issues that are not in in the headlines that are of interest to the Title I commmunity.   1.  The timing of reauthorization - the Administration is working on a reauthorization package.  They have been holding publ...
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Nov 10
Nov 10, 2009
November 6, 2009, afternoon, the LEARN Act was introduced in the House. This is the outline from the House Education and Labor Committee. Literacy Education for All, Results for the Nation (LEARN) Act (HR 4037) The LEARN Act will suppor...
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