May 14
May 14, 2010
The Senate will be taking up a supplemental appropriations bill as early as Wednesday May 19th.  An amendment may be offered to this bill to provide $23 billion for states to forestall the expected cuts in education being caused by the cont...
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May 03
May 03, 2010
The following is from a Committee for Education Funding Announcement (May 3, 2010).  Attached is the state by state breakdown of funding distribution.   Keep Our Educators Working Act Harkin Bill Will Create $23 Billion Education Jobs Fu...
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Apr 19
Apr 19, 2010
April 19th The Appropriation's process is beginning to give some indications of what can be expect for the next few months.  First, most believe that the House will craft a spending plan, but that the Senate will not complete action - the r...
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Apr 14
Apr 14, 2010
[Federal Register: March 26, 2010 (Volume 75, Number 58)] [Notices] [Page 14582] From the Federal Register Online via GPO Access [] [DOCID:fr26mr10-45] =====================================================================...
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Apr 06
Apr 06, 2010
New report from The Education Trust outlines funding gaps between schools located in the same school district, calls on Congress to ensure that districts provide low-income students with their fair share of state and local resourcesFOR IM...
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Mar 12
Mar 12, 2010
The Administration is poised to release its recommendations to Congress for a new Elementary and Secondary Education Act (March 16th). Secretary Duncan is testifying before the House and Senate Appropriations Committees on the 17th and 18th...
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Feb 28
Feb 28, 2010
It is clear that the reauthorization process has started.  The question is when will it be concluded.  Currently, the House Committee on Education and Labor is holding hearings, and the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pens...
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Feb 10
Feb 10, 2010
The US Department of Education has decided to postpone the due date for SIG applications until February 22, 2010. However, please note that unlike Race to the Top which is a discretionary grant program, the SIG grants are formula grant awar...
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