How the federal spending bill will affect education

04/12/2011 | Education Week

Details released Tuesday on a plan to fund the federal government through September show that many cuts to education programs introduced in stop-gap budget measures will stand, including the elimination of direct funding for the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards, Teach for America and the National Writing Project. However, the bill creates a new competitive grant program that gives those organizations the opportunity to apply for about $30 million in funding. Lawmakers are expected to vote on the measure this week.

View Full Article in:

Education Week

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Education

Job Title Company Location
Senior Researcher (8194)
American Institute for Researcher
Washington, DC
Technical Assistance Associate (8330)
American Institute for Researcher
Chicago, IL
Technical Assistance Consultant (8336)
Am
Chicago, IL
Director of Professional Services
Engaging Schools, Inc.
Cambridge, MA
Principal at Timberland Charter Academy
Timberland Charter Academy
Muskegon, MI