The 25 non-profits with the highest-rated Investing in Innovation grant applications have all secured a private sector match of up to 15 percent.
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December 13, 2013
December 11, 2013
An outside contractor crunching data on the controversial School Improvement Grant program erroneously excluded too many schools that should have been included in the mix.
December 09, 2013
U.S. Deputy Secretary of Education James H. Shelton argued that it was "mythology" to say that the U.S. had truly "fallen behind."
December 05, 2013
School districts won't have to report new data on school discipline and bullying until 2015-16.
December 04, 2013
Mississippi and Nevada now have until the 2016-17 school year to get their teacher evaluation systems fully up and running.
December 03, 2013
Amy McIntosh, who has been working on teacher and leader effectiveness in New York state, will be joining the U.S. Department of Education's office of planning, evaluation, and policy development.
November 26, 2013
The data left out a lot of things that could prove pivotal when trying to make claims about the efficacy of the program.
November 08, 2013
For the second year, the U.S. Department of Education decided not to award any large "scale-up" grants for the Investing in Innovation contest.
November 01, 2013
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October 25, 2013
The U.S. Department of Education wants to know what you think about a new proposal to give applicants a leg-up in competitive-grant programs, if their proposals fit with the goals of the administration's interdepartmental "Promise Zone" initiative,