Race to the Top
Since Race to the Top was launched, schools across the country have adopted new, rigorous education standards, implemented stringent teacher evaluation systems and are developing data collection systems to better inform instruction.
An early Christmas gift to Michigan: the state is awarded millions of dollars in “Race to the Top” federal funding.
Michigan has again been shut out in a federal competition to win extra federal money for public schools. The state was not among the 19 finalists announced Tuesday as still in the hunt for the […]