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ERIC Number: ED576972
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2010-May-27
Pages: 51
Abstractor: ERIC
Race to the Top Program Guidance and Frequently Asked Questions. Updated
US Department of Education
The Race to the Top program is authorized under sections 14005 and 14006 of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA). Race to the Top is a competitive grant program to encourage and reward States that are implementing significant reforms in the four education areas described in the ARRA: enhancing standards and assessments, improving the collection and use of data, increasing teacher effectiveness and achieving equity in teacher distribution, and turning around struggling schools. The purpose of this report is to provide information about the Race to the Top program. This report provides the U.S. Department of Education's interpretation of various statutory provisions.
US Department of Education. Available from: ED Pubs. P.O. Box 1398, Jessup, MD 20794-1398. Tel: 877-433-7827; Fax: 301-470-1244; Web site:
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Guides - General
Education Level: Elementary Secondary Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Department of Education (ED)
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Race to the Top