arne duncan http://wyomingpublicradio.net en Wyoming getting $1.1M from feds for worst schools http://wyomingpublicradio.net/post/wyoming-getting-11m-feds-worst-schools <p>Wyoming is getting more money from the federal government to improve its lowest-achieving schools.<br />&nbsp;<br />U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan announced today that Wyoming will get $1.1 million in 2013. It's the third year the state has gotten a grant from the department's School Improvement Grant Program.</p><p></p> Mon, 18 Mar 2013 22:04:18 +0000 The Associated Press 38162 at http://wyomingpublicradio.net Wyoming getting $1.1M from feds for worst schools Wyoming gets $1.1 million for schools http://wyomingpublicradio.net/post/wyoming-gets-11-million-schools <p>U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan says Wyoming will receive $1.1 million to turn around its persistently lowest-achieving schools.</p><p>The money comes from the Education Department's School Improvement Grants program. The funds are part of $535 million provided through the fiscal 2011 budget and made available to states through the program.</p> Tue, 01 May 2012 11:21:54 +0000 The Associated Press 23380 at http://wyomingpublicradio.net Wyoming gets $1.1 million for schools