TITLE

Next on the ARRA Agenda: The i3 Fund

PUB. DATE
November 2009
SOURCE
District Administration;Nov2009, Vol. 45 Issue 10/11, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the Investing in Innovation (i3) educational grant program created through the U.S. American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA). The i3 fund will offer development, validation and scale-up funds for initiatives to improve academic achievement and graduation rates, eliminate achievement gaps, promote effective teaching and reduce drop-outs. U.S. education secretary Arne Duncan notes that grant winners must receive matching funds from the private sector.
ACCESSION #
47117032

 

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