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News - January 15, 2010

Schools line up for federal dollars

Educators not enthused about 'Race to the Top' program — but covet its much-needed funding

by Kelsey Mesher

Last week school districts around the state decided whether they would move forward in applying for a piece of $4.35 billion in federal stimulus money — all of it earmarked for states with "ambitious" and "achievable" plans to improve public education.

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