Congress will debate an amendment to a fiscal 2018 omnibus spending bill that would cut the Institute of Education Sciences' budget by nearly a third.
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September 08, 2017
June 28, 2017
The House education committee tried to restart the long-delayed updates of federal laws governing education research and student data privacy at a hearing Wednesday morning which showed the deep tension between districts' need for strong, fast research and parents' concerns about data security.
May 25, 2017
When it comes to the federal budget for research, "Flat is the new up."
May 23, 2017
Depending on how you look at it, the $100 million Education Innovation and Research grant program would either get more than triple the funding under the White House's proposed fiscal 2018 budget ... or flat funding ... or maybe a small cut.
May 23, 2017
The Institute of Education Sciences escapes mostly unscathed in President Donald Trump's proposed budget for fiscal 2018, but education research in other agencies faces cuts.
March 24, 2016
Many of the smaller Investing in Innovation grants did not find significant benefits, often from design or implementation problems. But administrators said they still learned a lot from the process.
September 10, 2015
The U.S. Education Department's research arm faces bad and even worse cuts in the Senate and House versions of the next budget bill.
January 31, 2014
The advisory board for the Institute of Education Sciences is considering ways to help the research agency cope with budget cuts.
December 05, 2013
Institute of Education Sciences Director John Q. Easton considers federal education research amid budget cuts, stalled legislative talks, and staffing changes.
October 03, 2013
A national science association warns the shutdown could hamstring international education research partnerships.