Get important education news and analysis delivered straight to your inbox
The U.S. Department of Education has awarded nine states and the District of Columbia a total of $3.3 billion for a variety of education reforms in the second round of the Race to the Top competition. The winners were chosen from 19 finalists. Applications were judged on a 500-point scale.
Click on the winning states to see how they scored and how much money they were awarded.
At The Hechinger Report, we publish thoughtful letters from readers that contribute to the ongoing discussion about the education topics we cover. Please read our guidelines for more information. We will not consider letters that do not contain a full name and valid email address. You may submit news tips or ideas here without a full name, but not letters.
By submitting your name, you grant us permission to publish it with your letter. We will never publish your email address. You must fill out all fields to submit a letter.