$40M for K-12 Educator Development Projects

Agency: Education Dept. (DoEd) Office of Innovation & Improvement; Program: Supporting Effective Educator Development (SEED) Grant Program (formerly Improving Teacher Quality State Grants) (CFDA Number: 84.367D); Eligibility: Nonprofits; Funding: $40 million for three awards (no match required); Deadline: March 7.

Summary: Grants support improvements to K-12 classroom instruction. Funding supports projects to recruit, select and prepare or provide professional enhancement activities for teachers or for teachers and principals. There must be at least moderate evidence that the projects are successful. Priority is given to projects that work in schools with concentrations of high-need students and focus on creating or expanding high-performing teacher/principal preparation programs.

The solicitation is at: https://goo.gl/7ibEVr

Info: For questions about the opportunity, Margarita Melendez, telephone: (202) 260-3548, or by email: SEED@ed.gov or Julius Cotton, EducationGrantInquiries@ed.gov, telephone 202/245-6288.

About Frank Klimko

Frank Klimko is a nationally known journalist, grants expert and speech writer/speaker. He has years of experience helping nonprofits devise lists of the right funding opportunities and secure funding from these foundations and corporate entities. Clients have focused on an array of areas including child care, homeless, hunger and K-12 education. Additionally, he is a Freedom of Information Act expert, who has helped numerous clients with securing proprietary information from the federal government. Currently, Frank Klimko writes the Children & Youth Funding Report and Private Grants Alert, which are Washington DC-based publications. CYF is a daily publication covering Congress, the Education Dept. and the various federal regulatory agencies. PGA, another daily publication, covers the world of private philanthropy.
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