Funding

Technology and Education Leadership: 6 Tips to Help Administrators Budget for Next Year

by
Sarah Cornelius

Get a jumpstart on planning and make the most of your technology budget next yer with these six simple tips!

Classroom Funding: 4 Tips to Take the Stress Out of Grant Applications

by
Scott Sterling

Grants can be a great option to fill budget gaps, and turn some of your classroom dreams into instructional realities. But, with lesson planning, grading, test prep, and the never-ending admin work already on teachers’ plates, tackling grant applications can feel like a daunting task.

Paying for College: 10 Tips to Help Parents Plan Ahead

by
Sarah Cornelius

College education is certainly valuable, but it’s not necessarily a value.

Education Policy, Trump, and What’s Ahead in 2017

by
Dave Adams

With a new incoming president and continued work towards implementation of ESSA, 2017 is sure to be a year of significant changes in the world of education policy. We're taking a look at what educators can expect.

Back-to-School Update: ESSA, Education Policy, and Funding

by
Sean McDonough

While the biggest changes related to ESSA are still to come, we wanted to offer some insight as to what educators can expect in the 2016-17 school year.

ESSA and SSAEG: Implementing a Well-Rounded Education

by
Dave Adams

A new program under the Every Student Succeeds Act, Student Support and Academic Enrichment Grants, presents an exciting opportunity for schools and teachers to create a more well-rounded climate for learning and to enhance how and what students learn.

Title I Funding: 5 Considerations for End-of-Year Spend Down

by
Sarah Cornelius

As the academic year winds down, some districts find themselves with extra Title I funding dollars on hand. Here are five things to keep in mind to maximize your spend down dollars.

[Policy Update] What Does the Reauthorization of the Perkins Act Mean for CTE?

by
Brianna Pyka

This month, Acting U.S. Secretary of Education John B. King, Jr., called on Congress to reauthorize the Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education Act, which provides more than $1.1 billion in funding for the nation’s CTE programs in secondary and postsecondary institutions.

Top 4 Things You Should Know About WIOA Implementation

by
Leslie Holland

Implementation of the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act will ramp up in the coming months as State Plans are finalized and the July 1st date for new performance accountability measures to take effect approaches. We've highlighted four key changes that adult educators can expect to prepare for.

5 FAFSA® Tips for Parents

by
Sarah Cornelius

Submitting a FAFSA is a key step in the hunt for college funding. We've put together five tips to help parents navigate the process.

[Adult Education] Acronyms to Know

by
Leslie Holland

We've compiled this guide to four of the most buzzworthy acronyms in adult education this year: OCTAE, WIOA, CCRS, and CBL.

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