Tag Archives: implementation

Why the Time Is Now to KISS (a.k.a. Keep It Simple, Stupid)

Ever looked at a federal agency document or regulation and said to yourself, “Huh?” Rubbing your eyes and taking a second read still doesn’t provide any clarity. Can’t they just use different words to make it easier to understand? “Government-ese”…


SIG Implementation: Depends on Where You Live

(This post was written by Travis Hicks, one of Thompson’s federal education policy editors, and originally appeared on Title I-Derland, Thompson’s blog on federal K-12 policy.) States’ implementation of the $3.5 billion School Improvement Grant (SIG) program is all over…