Grants

5/31/2012

5/31/2012

New York Education Commissioner John King says he's ready to restore federal funding to six low-performing schools in Buffalo.

5/31/2012

National and local education leaders sat around a table Tuesday at the district’s first turnaround school, Brennan-Rogers, and shared ideas about elevating the teaching profession as it relates to education reform.

5/24/2012

5/24/2012

The Ron Clark Academy and Promethean presented Amanda Morris from Tarboro, N.C. and Donna Porter from Picayune, Miss. with the 2012 Thank A Teacher Award.

5/23/2012

5/23/2012

Seeking to spur a bold rethinking of the American classroom, the Obama administration on Tuesday will propose divvying up $400 million among local school districts that devise new ways of reaching children, especially students from poor and rural families.

5/22/2012

5/22/2012

The 10 National Honorees, who range in age from 12 to17, received $5,000 personal awards, engraved gold medallions, crystal trophies for their schools, and $5,000 grants from The Prudential Foundation for charities of their choice.

5/21/2012

5/21/2012

The Peñasco Independent School District has announced the award of a $200,000 grant that will help the district prepare students for college and careers over the next three years.

5/14/2012

5/14/2012

Learning Resources announces the sponsorship of a nationwide teacher grant hosted by the online community WeAreTeachers. How would you use portable interactive technology to create collaborative lessons? Apply by May 22.

5/3/2012

5/3/2012

The federal government says a company that tutored struggling New York City students was caught cheating as it tried to score tens of millions of dollars in federal funding.

5/2/2012

5/2/2012

The state Senate's Republican majority provided almost $10 million more in school aid Tuesday night, but only to school districts represented by Republican senators this election year.

5/1/2012

5/1/2012

SangHee, an 11th grader from Winder-Barrow High School in Winder, Ga., has won the Winter Superhero competition and is the recipient of $500 and a SAMCAM 860 document camera for his school.

4/26/2012

4/26/2012

Requests for discounts on certain communications services increased for the fourth straight year as schools and libraries across the nation requested more than $5 billion in E-rate funds for Funding Year 2012. 

4/24/2012

4/24/2012

North Penn officials were applauded at a school board meeting Thursday after the announcement that the district had received a $1.17 million grant.

4/13/2012

4/13/2012

Kyeana Hodge hated to read. And for the freshman at Fitzgerald High School in Warren, that meant hating school.

4/11/2012

4/11/2012

School districts have until June 6 to apply for the first round of grants for long-term efficiency or cost-savings measures in management and operations, Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced yesterday. 

4/6/2012

4/6/2012

A troubled Iowa schools group lost more than $1 million in public funds on risky investments, wrongly claimed $500,000 in federal grant money and improperly allowed executives to keep computer equipment when they resigned, according to an audit report released Thursday.

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