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May 2003
Educational Marketer;5/19/2003, Vol. 34 Issue 15, p8
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Reports on developments related to finance and education in the U.S. as of May 2003. Multi-million-dollar federal poverty funding allocated by the Education Department to New York City to serve students; Federal Title I funding increase that Albuquerque, New Mexico will get; Efforts of the state government of Philadelphia to increase its summer school programs.


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