A new survey released today finds that few school districts are familiar with the four federal models for turning around low-performing schools and even fewer have implemented them.
Recently in Federal Stimulus Category
August 31, 2010
May 18, 2010
The nation's urban districts moved quickly to spend stimulus funding on jobs and reforms.
April 08, 2010
As funding from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act dries up and state and local budgets take a free-fall, school districts are feeling the economic pressure even more.
February 17, 2010
The Council of the Great City Schools calls on Congress to pass a jobs bill to help save education jobs.
September 14, 2009
The Council of the Great City Schools will provide reviews and on-site assistance with federal stimulus-spending plans.
August 25, 2009
Superintendents reported that they had primarily used stimulus money to backfill budget cuts, not to do anything innovative.