Departments of Education (ED) Secretary Arne Duncan and HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius announce the supplemental awardees from the 2013 Race to the Top-Early Learning Challenge (RTT-ELC) grant fund.
Six states gain awards including California, Colorado, Illinois, New Mexico, Oregon and Wisconsin. The grant fund seeks to improve quality and expand access to early learning programs throughout the six states. The supplemental grants are valued at $89,213,863 in total.Read the Entire Article
Federal Programs Related to - Early Childhood Education
Programs that provide educational activities and experiences for children from birth to age five which are intended to foster social, emotional and intellectual growth and prepare them for further formal learning. Early Education; Early Head Start; Head Start; Head Start Centers; Inclusive Preschools; Montessori Schools; Nursery Schools; Prekindergartens; Preschool Education; Preschools; Special Preschools