Regular reader of this blog will be shocked (shocked!) to hear that all five states that applied for Early Learning Challenge RTT Round 2 grants received them. The five lucky winners are Colorado, Illinois, New Mexico, Oregon, and Wisconsin. For all my quibbles with the process here, these states are doing some very worthy and promising work to improve early learning outcomes for their neediest kids, and deserve congratulation on their awards. Background here.
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