Monday, May 30, 2011
Race to the Top focus on early childhood education, child care and family access
Race to the Top funds getting leaner these days not as much as in yesteryear $200 million up for grabs compared to $4 billion when New York qualified for the school improvement competition last year. The feds are pumping $500 million for states to compete to raise the quality of early learning, child care and to increase the access of families to them. What happens to all the policies states enacted to qualify for the school improvement RTTT competitive grants when the money runs out?