The Investing in Innovation program will have been worthwhile, even if some of the grantees haven't yielded the results they were initially hoping for, a top official at the Department said.
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June 10, 2015
June 09, 2015
A new evaluation shows promising results for a program pairing young adults with students in high-poverty schools.
June 04, 2015
The federal research and development program looks for more interventions to scale.
April 09, 2015
Education Secretary Arne Duncan used the 50th anniversary of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act's passage to emphasize education's role in bolstering civil rights and access to opportunity.
March 16, 2015
Prospective grantees would be urged to pitch projects designed to increase the number and percentage of students who graduate from high school ready for postsecondary education and the workforce.
February 27, 2015
Fedora, LocoMotive Labs, and EdTrips headlined a busy week of K-12 venture capital.
February 09, 2015
The U.S. Secretary of Education wants to preserve Investing in Innovation, an Obama administration competitive-grant program that would be scrapped under Republican legislation to overhaul the No Child Left Behind Act.
December 15, 2014
Lawmakers want the School Improvement Grant program to be more flexible for states. And they want to see the Investing in Innovation grant program focused on high schools.
November 07, 2014
The i3 grant will allow the program to offer dual enrollment courses to more rural students in North Carolina.
November 20, 2013
First graders in the Reading Recovery program dramatically improved in their first year, according to the initial report of an Investing in Innovation evaluation of the intervention.