EDUCATIONAL ISSUES AND JUDICIAL OVERSIGHT
- Tennessee QSCB Sale Means 15 Schools Get Interest-Free Loans. Sigo, Shelly // Bond Buyer;9/30/2010, Vol. 373 Issue 33392, p3
The article reports that fifteen schools in Tennessee will receive interest-free loans for capital projects from the qualified school construction bond program provided by the U.S. Congress.
- Big grant to boost manufacturing training in N.H. // New Hampshire Business Review;10/7/2011, Vol. 33 Issue 21, p4
No abstract available.
- U.S. Department Announce Delaware and Tennessee Win Race to The Top Grants. // Special Education Technology Practice;Mar/Apr2010, Vol. 12 Issue 2, p8
The article announces the presentation of grants of approximately 100 million U.S. dollars to the state of Delaware and 500 million U.S. dollars to the state of Tennessee in the first phase of the Race to the Top Competition.
- Grant Winners Start Putting 'i3' Money to Use. McNeil, Michele // Education Week;4/6/2011, Vol. 30 Issue 27, p26
The article reports on the use of federal aid from the Investing in Innovation (i3) fund by U.S. schools eight months after the beginning of the program.
- Portland Actors Conservatory Receives First Federal Financial Aid. // Stage Directions;Jan2010, Vol. 23 Issue 1, p6
The article reports on the funding received by the Portland Actors Conservatory from the Federal Financial Aid for the programs offered by the Conservatory which aims to cover the 8500 dollar annual tuition, the living, travel and books allowances, and for other expenses of students.
- NEW YORK: School Stimulus Gap Looms. Phillips, Ted // Bond Buyer;12/28/2009, Vol. 370 Issue 33239, p9
The article reports on the possible rise of property tax in the school year 2011-2012 when the federal funding provided under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act to New York district schools runs out.
- Feds Give Fewer Dollars Than States. // Principal;Nov/Dec2009, Vol. 89 Issue 2, p8
The article discusses the amount of money that the U.S. federal government contributed to public elementary and secondary education during the 2006-2007 school year.
- FROM THE DECEMBER 2009 FSJ SCHOOLS SUPPLEMENT The ABCs of Education Allowances. // Foreign Service Journal;Dec2011, Vol. 88 Issue 12, p96
An excerpt from an article regarding educational allowances in the U.S. by Pamela Ward, regional education officer in the State Departmentâ€™s Office of Overseas Schools, is presented.
- Where in the world is Robin Manning? Cullen, Jim // Free Press (Buda, TX);6/2/2010, Vol. 107 Issue 9, p3B
The article reports on the awarding of a Fulbright-Hays Group Projects Abroad grant from the U.S. Department of Education to Hays High School world geography teacher Robin Manning.