Race to the Top
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Race To The Top
Race to the Top Fund, a competitive grant program authorized under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA), is to encourage and reward States that are creating the conditions for education innovation and reform; achieving significant improvement in student outcomes, including making substantial gains in student achievement, closing achievement gaps, improving high school graduation rates, and ensuring student preparation for success in college and careers; and implementing ambitious plans in four core education reform areas.
Nebraska Submits Race to the Top Application
(Lincoln, Neb.) Gov. Dave Heineman and Dr. Roger Breed, Commissioner of Education, announced today that Nebraska has submitted an application for federal Race to the Top funding to the U.S. Department of Education. Applications for Phase I projects are expected to be announced by the department in April. More…