More info about block grants under Title IV. The 15% cap on tech is concerning. Does shift the conversation about tech by putting it in with the portion of the law to cover Student Support and Academic Enrichment.
The Senate education committee’s action paves the way for a full U.S. Senate vote. However, there is no guarantee that passage of the sweeping education bill is a done deal.
Didn’t Pass the Senate
at least 50 percent of funding in any federal grants for this purpose be used for professional development. The rest could be used for hardware, software, or whatever else is needed to advance the use of technology, according to Krueger.