Federal Report Faults N.Y. State Over Monitoring of Stimulus Funds

Klein, Alyson
November 2009
Education Week;11/18/2009, Vol. 29 Issue 12, p4
The article discusses a report by the U.S. Department of Education regarding New York state's process for monitoring its districts' spending of federal stimulus dollars. The report notes that the state does not verify reports by districts of expenditures for Title I aid or students in special education before reimbursing for the spending. The report recommended changes to the process. The New York state education department responded that implementing such plans would delay funding to districts.


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