Fresno Unified and Fresno Teachers Association continue discussions
FRESNO – A short while ago, the United States Department of Education made an announcement regarding the new deadline for Federal Race to the Top Grant application materials. The Department extended the original October 30 deadline due to Hurricane Sandy, which affected a number of districts on the East coast. Today, they announced that the new deadline is Friday, November 2 for those districts that are not in states affected by the storm and November 7 for districts in states dealing with the aftermath.
Over the past several weeks, Fresno Unified has been working diligently to complete the United States Department of Education Race to the Top grant application. The District is eligible for up to $40 m