PGCEA  - Prince George's County Educators Association

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Race to the Top Grant

Maryland Awarded Race to the Top Grant

The U.S. Department of Education announced that Maryland was one of ten awardees in the second round of the Race to the Top grant competition. The program provides substantial financial rewards to states and school districts to implement education reform plans. The award will bring $250 million to the state with roughly $21 million being awarded to Prince George’s County, to be spent over the next four years. More details will be forthcoming as the Governor’s Council for Educator Effectiveness and the State Department of Education begin to work on the details of implementing the state’s reform plan. More information, including the application submitted by the state can be found here