Tag Archives: school

Improper Payments Go to Defunct Youth-Offender Program in Florida

It’s always a shame to see federal funds go to waste, and here’s another prime example. A post by BrowardBulldog.org in Florida reported on a recent audit that found that a defunct youth-offender program in the Miami area wasted a…

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New ED i3 Priorities, FWS Awards and SNAP Advocacy

It occurred to me this afternoon that FundingAttractions.com has been live for just over four months now.  Since I’m a data geek (a Math Team veteran, actually), I wanted to see how that tallied up.  The 137 posts we’ve published…

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School's (Almost) Out For Summer

It was a busy week for the education space leading up to the holiday weekend. New initiatives, studies and funding opportunities abounded as the current school year winds to a close. Here’s a rundown of who was talking about what…

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Proposed Two-Week CR Culls $890 Million from ED

(This post is excerpted from an alert to Thompson subscribers and was written by Charles Edwards, senior executive director for Thompson’s education products.) A two-week funding extension proposed by House Republicans last Friday would cut $4 billion, foreshadowing larger cuts…

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