Contracts Awarded For NCLB Centers

Viadero, Debra
October 2005
Education Week;10/12/2005, Vol. 25 Issue 7, p20
The article focuses on contracts for providing advice to states and school districts on meeting the demands of the educational laws in the U.S. The U.S. Department of Education has awarded contracts for 20 new, comprehensive centers to provide advice to school districts on meeting the demands of the federal No Child Left Behind Act. Once operational, the centers will replace the network of comprehensive assistance centers and mathematics-and-science centers that span the country now. The five-year awards range from 800,000 dollars to 5 million dollars.


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