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March 24, 2014

Determining Whether We're Going Out of Business Anytime Soon

Each month I spend time analyzing our long-term projections budget document. The purpose of this exercise is to determine our runway: How much money do we have in the bank and how long do we think it will last?

March 04, 2014

$500 Million for Preschool Development Grants in White House Proposed Budget

The Obama administration is also not giving up on its proposal to spend $75 million on early childhood programs, which would be paid for through a tobacco tax.

March 03, 2014

Obama to Propose Race to the Top for Educational Equity

Sources say a program to be unveiled in the fiscal 2015 budget would include a teacher-equity component, as well as seek to close gaps in areas such as student discipline.

February 28, 2014

Why Early-Childhood Education May Be a Winner (Again) in This Year's Budget

The administration is expected to ask Congress for more money for early-childhood education and just might just get a bit of it.

February 14, 2014

New SIG Analysis Yields Same Old Conclusion: Mixed Results

Overall, the new data showed that roughly two-thirds of School Improvement Grant schools improved in reading or math, and another third declined.

January 22, 2014

New York Panel to Examine Possible Changes to Common Core

Gov. Cuomo calls for a panel to evaluate the state's implementation of common core and to recommend changes.

January 17, 2014

The Budget Deal's Teacher-Quality Programs: Winners and Losers

Find out how the federal teacher programs fared in the recently completed budget deal.

January 10, 2014

Will Congress Find Money for Both Race to the Top and Early Learning?

There may not be enough new money at lawmakers' disposal to fund both programs at a level that makes the White House happy.

January 07, 2014

Will Early-Childhood Education Get a Boost from Congress?

How much, if any, money will Congress provide for the administration's biggest new initiative, a plan to help states expand preschool to more four-year-olds?

December 26, 2013

Government Shutdown Beats Ravitch, Common Core as Hottest Topics

The federal government shutdown, rewriting NCLB, Race to the Top, and the "fiscal cliff" were among the most popular topics on this blog in 2013.

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