(NEW FUNDING) DoEd Offers $643M in Innovation Fund Grants

March 2010
Children & Youth Funding Report;3/12/2010, p11
The article informs that the U.S. Department of Education (DoEd) provides 643M dollars in Innovation Fund Grants under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009. The funding is meant to support school districts and their nonprofit partners to expand the implementation of innovative classroom instruction techniques. School districts will have to show that they improve student achievement or student growth to be eligible for grants.


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