This blog, sponsored by Charter Solutions, highlights the success of charter schools, the movement, and education in general, particularly education reforms that increase parental involvement and local control, provide incentives for innovation and excellence, and reduce the role of bureaucracy in schools.
Wednesday, January 11, 2012
RTTT gets no progress
Obama's Education Department released the first-year progress reports of the Race to the Top grants this week. 12 states got the grants (not Utah) and three states made so little progress that Arne Duncan threatened to pull their grant funding if things didn't improve immediately.