Election, economy affect education policy decisions

Long, Richard
August 2010
Reading Today;Aug2010, Vol. 28 Issue 1, p27
The article focuses on the changes made in the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA) funding by the International Reading Association (IRA) to promote education reform. It says that in early March 2010, the State Fiscal Stabilization Fund was expanded to furnished states with sufficient funds to keep 300,000 teachers and other educators on the job. Hence, the House of Representatives voted to assist the relocation of funds from the Race to the Top program and the Teacher Incentive Fund.


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