States will get an extra 15 months to implement the most challenging parts of the State Fiscal Stabilization Fund requirements, which include collecting higher-education data.
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September 26, 2011
August 09, 2011
By forgoing work on a data system for teacher information, California may be jeopardizing its nearly $6 billion State Fiscal Stabilization Fund grant.
January 21, 2011
Congressional Republicans are proposing to take back unused stimulus funds to pay for cuts to the federal budget.
January 20, 2011
Iowa is burning through its stimulus money the fastest, while Alaska, Wyoming and Texas have the most remaining.
January 11, 2011
It's just one of the interesting facts you'll find if you dig deep into the treasure trove of data embedded in EdWeek's latest Quality Counts report.
December 15, 2010
Survey data shows that the stop-gap efforts couldn't stave off cuts forever. Now that federal dollars are drying up, districts are still facing shaky revenues.
December 13, 2010
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.
December 08, 2010
Leaders in the Democratic-for-now House of Representatives have included $550 million to extend the Race to the Top program in a big, giant spending bill that finances most government programs at last year's levels until Sept. 30.
December 03, 2010
The U.S. Department of Education will give states feedback on their Race to the Top plans by December 10.
November 23, 2010
Officials say they want to take "lessons learned" from i3 and Race to the Top and apply them for a review of all of the agency's competitive grant program, including the Teacher Incentive Fund and School Improvement grants.