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January 26, 2011

Duncan, Key Senators Sing Off Same Page on ESEA Renewal

A day after the State of the Union speech, the education secretary and members of the Senate's "Big 8" on education policy say they want to move swiftly to make changes to the nine-year-old law.

January 25, 2011

State of the Union: Edu-Stars Are Special Guests

The guests in First Lady Michelle Obama's box will reinforce the themes of education and innovation.

December 23, 2010

Meet the New GOP Members of the House Education Committee

Under the new Republican majority, the panel also is going back to its previous name, the House Committee on Education and the Workforce

December 21, 2010

Congress Approves Bill Flat Funding K-12 Until March 4

A new, more conservative Congress will get to set 2011 spending levels for K-12 programs.

December 20, 2010

Duncan, Senate Republicans Talk ESEA Renewal

The buzz is that education could get a much more prominent role than usual in the president's State of the Union address early next year. And lawmakers want to be ready.

December 20, 2010

Federal Budget Update: K-12 Funding to Stay Flat—For Now

Federal education programs will be frozen until March 4 under a budget deal up for a vote this week, and next year a new, more conservative Congress will set spending levels for K-12.

December 17, 2010

Senate Pulls Spending Bill With Money for Early Ed, i3

Senate leaders' decision to stop action on a big giant spending bill could spell flat funding for most federal programs, including Title I and special education, until a new Congress is in place.

December 16, 2010

Changes for TIF, School Improvement Grants in Spending Bill

The Teacher Incentive Fund and the School Improvement Grant program would see some tweaks under the giant spending bill under consideration in the Senate.

December 14, 2010

Senate Proposes Money for Race to Top, i3, Early-Learning Fund

The Senate's version of a spending bill for fiscal year 2011 includes some surprising increases for education and goes beyond what the House of Representatives is considering.

December 13, 2010

CCSSO to Congress: Let States Collaborate on Race to Top 2.0

Instead of having the new round of grants go to individual states, state schools chiefs want states to be able to collaborate together on grant applications.

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