Tag Archives: American Recovery and Reinvestment Act

Resources: Race to the Top — Early Learning Challenge

October 31st, 2019

  Early Learning Career Pathways Initiative: Credentialing in the Early Care and Education Field PDF (15MB)

About US – Office of Early Learning

September 8th, 2019

The Office of Early Learning (OEL) is the principal office charged with supporting the Department’s Early Learning Initiative with the goal of improving the health, social-emotional, and cognitive outcomes for children from birth through third grade, so that all children, particularly those with high needs, are on track for graduating from high school college- and […]

Spanish Language Fact Sheet — Carrera a la Cima

September 4th, 2019

Financiamiento mediante la Ley Estadounidense de Recuperación y Reinversión (American Recovery and Reinvestment Act): $4.35 mil millones Adjudicatarios: Los Estados, el Distrito de Columbia y Puerto Rico. Tipo de subvención: Por concurso Para mayores informes: www.ed.govhttps://www2.ed.gov/programs/racetothetop Finalidad: El Fondo Carrera a la Cima de $4.35 mil millones constituye la mayor inversión federal por concurso de […]

Fact Sheet

September 4th, 2019

FY 2009 funding: $65 million American Recovery and Reinvestment Act: $250 million Grantees: States Type of Grant: Competitive Purpose: The program provides grants to states to design, develop, and implement statewide P-20 longitudinal data systems to capture, analyze, and use student data from preschool to high school, college, and the workforce. Program Requirements: Since it […]


September 2nd, 2019

  Eligible Applicants:  To be considered for an award under this competition, an applicant must be one or more of the following: An LEA in which 20 percent or more of the students served by the LEA are from families with an income below the poverty line (as defined in section 8101(41) of the ESEA). […]

Applicant Information

September 2nd, 2019

FY 2023 IAL Notice Inviting Applications (NIA) Application available in the Federal Register on March 14, 2023 FY 2023 IAL Competition Timeline NIA Available: March 14, 2023 Deadline for Notice of Intent to Apply: March 29, 2023 Deadline for Transmittal of Applications: May 15, 2023 FY 2023 IAL Application Instructions The IAL Application Package is […]

Fact Sheet

September 2nd, 2019

FY 2009 Funding: $269 million American Recovery and Reinvestment Act: $650 million Grantees: States, which make subgrants to school districts Type of Grant: Formula to States, and formula or competitive subgrants to school districts Purpose: The primary goal of the Ed Tech Grants program is to improve student academic achievement through the use of technology […]

Innovative Approaches to Literacy

August 29th, 2019

What’s New The U.S. Department of Education published a Notice Inviting Applications (NIA) in the Federal Register on March 14, 2023 for the fiscal year (FY) 2023 Innovative Approaches to Literacy (IAL) Program competition, Assistance Listing Number 84.215G. The FY 2023 IAL discretionary grant competition is now closed. We are pleased to announce that we […]

Preschool Development Grant – Birth through Five

August 28th, 2019

The Preschool Development Grant Birth through Five (PDG B-5) program is a $250 million competitive federal grant designed to improve states’ early childhood systems by building upon existing federal, state, and local early care and learning investments. PDG B-5 was established in 2015 through the bipartisan Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA), which reauthorized the Elementary […]

School Improvement Grants: Examples of Successful Efforts

August 24th, 2019

The Obama administration is providing $3.5 billion to support state and local efforts to reform their lowest-performing schools. In rules proposed on August 26, 2009, districts could use one of three models. A fourth option would be to close a low-performing school and enroll its students in high-performing schools in the district. Here are examples […]