Center on Education Policy Newsletter
Author(s): Jennifer McMurrer, Shelby Dietz, and Diane Stark Rentner
Published: February 23, 2011
This report, based on surveys of state education officials, presents an early look at the states' experiences implementing school improvement grants with funds provided under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act. The report offers a baseline understanding of how increased funding and new school improvement grant requirements have impacted the number and types of schools served as well as how state education agencies are using these funds to assist schools targeted by the program.
Full Report (updated 2/25/2011) (PDF format, 667 KB)
Press Release (PDF format, 20.5 KB)