The full House appropriations committee voted to approve a proposal for boost federal funds for educational research and development to $199.2 million for next year. Next stop: the House floor.
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July 20, 2009
July 10, 2009
A blogger makes the case for replacing large, national experiments on what works in schools with dozens of smaller, less expensive local experiments.
June 18, 2009
The former dean of the education school at the University of Louisville is facing federal charges in connection with a grant.
June 08, 2009
Secretary of Education Arne Duncan and John Q. Easton, the Education Department's new research chief, are on the agenda this morning at the Institute of Education Sciences' annual research conference.
May 11, 2009
President Obama's proposed 2010 federal budget contains sizable spending increases for federal education research.
April 29, 2009
A former IES insider offers a roadmap for tracking the changes that might be in store for the U.S. Department of Education's main research arm.
April 16, 2009
A top aide to Arne Duncan hints that education research may do better in the president's proposed 2010 budget than it did in the economic-stimulus package.