Performance and Reporting

Education Stabilization Fund Transparency Portal 

Established in November of 2020, disseminates information about the three primary Education Stabilization Funds (ESF) programs managed by the U.S. Department of Education and authorized by the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES) and the Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplemental Appropriations Act (CRRSA): the Elementary and Secondary School Emergency Relief (ESSER) Fund, the Governor’s Emergency Education Relief (GEER) Fund, and the Higher Education Emergency Relief (HEER) Fund. This publicly accessible site reports how the ESF funds were allocated by the U.S. Department of Education and used by states, outlying areas, local educational agencies (LEAs), and institutions of higher education (IHEs) to alleviate the impact of COVID-19. The site aims to provide the public with transparent, searchable, and understandable data. synthesizes data from several sources to improve transparency of federal spending on elementary and secondary education and higher education for the public on Education Stabilization Funds.

Annual performance report and Maintenance of Effort (MOE) data are included on the Transparency Portal. 

Maintenance of Effort Waiver Requests 

The Department has received the following MOE waiver requests.


MOE Waiver Request


Colorado PDF Under Review
Florida PDF Under Review
Idaho PDF Under Review
Kansas PDF, PDF Under Review
Michigan PDF Under Review
Minnesota PDF, Word Under Review
North Dakota PDF, Word Under Review
New Hampshire PDF, PDF, PDF Under Review
New Jersey PDF Under Review
Oklahoma PDF Under Review
Puerto Rico PDF, PDF, Excel, PDF, PDF Under Review
Washington PDF, PDF Under Review