Highline School District http://www.kplu.org en King County school districts bag $40M federal grant http://www.kplu.org/post/king-county-school-districts-bag-40m-federal-grant <p>A pack of King County school districts has won of slice of the federal government’s <a href="http://www2.ed.gov/programs/racetothetop/index.html">Race to The Top </a>fund, worth $40 million dollars over four years. Seven districts applied for the grant together, as the Road Map District Consortium. They said they’ll use the money to beef up preschool programs, enrich science and math learning in the primary grades, and offer training and testing subsidies to high schools.</p> Wed, 12 Dec 2012 01:07:05 +0000 Gabriel Spitzer 7337 at http://www.kplu.org