21st Century Community Learning Center Grants support the creation of community learning centers that provide academic enrichment opportunities during non-school hours for children. The grants center in particular around students who attend high-poverty and low-performing schools.
The Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) mandates that every state design a new accountability system to meet updated requirements and begin implementation in the 2017-18 school year.
What are state plans required to include?
I3 (Investing in Innovation) program helps to improve educational outcomes for students by developing, validating, and scaling up effective practices. The program’s emphasis on supporting projects with either evidence of effectiveness or a strong research-based framework increases the likelihood that funded projects succeed and that we learn more about what works.