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Race To The Top

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Mass. Among 9 States To Share $500 Million In Early Education Grant Money

Massachusetts is one of nine states that will share $500 million in grant money won in a high-profile competition intended to jump-start improvements in often-overlooked early childhood programs.

12/16/2011

MA among school grant winners

  Massachusetts, after a series of recent steps to improve low-performing schools, has been awarded $250 million of the Obama administration’s Race to the Top education grants to help states with innovations.

08/24/2010

Bay State a finalist for Race to the Top funding

Massachusetts has been named a finalist for the Obama administration’s grant competition to encourage states to revamp their education systems.

07/27/2010