More Money Spent On Making More Money

From the Federal Register:

Applications for New Awards; Education Research and Special Education Research Grant Programs

Purpose of Program: The Institute’s purpose in awarding these grants is to provide national leadership in expanding fundamental knowledge and understanding of (1) developmental and school readiness outcomes for infants and toddlers with or at risk for a disability, and (2) education outcomes for all students from early childhood education through postsecondary and adult education. The Institute’s research grant programs are designed to provide interested individuals and the general public with reliable and valid information about education practices that support learning and improve academic achievement and access to education opportunities for all students. These interested individuals include parents, educators, students, researchers, and policymakers. In carrying out its grant programs, the Institute provides support for programs of research in areas of demonstrated national need.

The Education Research Competition. Under this competition, NCER will consider only applications that address one of the following 12 topics:

The Education Research and Development Centers Competition. Under this competition, NCER will consider only applications that address one of the following four topics:

The Partnerships and Collaborations Focused on Problems of Practice or Policy Competition. Under this competition, NCER will consider only applications that address one of the following two topics:

The Special Education Research Competition. Under this competition, NCSER will consider only applications that address one of the following 11 topics:

The Research Training Programs in Special Education Competition. Under this competition, NCSER will consider only applications that address one of the following three topics:

The Research Networks Focused on Critical Problems of Policy and Practice in Special Education Competition. Under this competition, NCSER will consider only applications that address research on Multi-Tiered Systems of Support under one of the following two topics:

This particular award amounts to more than $5 million education tax dollars to expand the fundamental knowledge and understanding of thirty-four topics in education.

This money will not go to educating children but to research which has already given us the fundamental knowledge and understanding of how all children learn best.

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