20 States Get Longitudinal Data Grants

June 2010
Electronic Education Report;6/28/2010, Vol. 17 Issue 13, p1
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The article reports on the May 2010 release of statewide data system grants by the U.S. Department of Education, which awarded 250 million dollars of appropriations to 20 states under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act. It says that 41 states and the District of Columbia have received a Statewide Longitudinal Data Systems grant intended to support development of data systems, which track students from their early childhood to their employment while their privacy and confidentiality remain protected. It also mentions plans by the awarded states, such as the expansion and improvement of a data system in New York and the planned Project SchoolView data system in Colorado.


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