Oklahoma strikes out again in quest for Race to the Top education funds

The U.S. Education Department announced Monday that 61 finalists were named from about 370 applications nationwide. Six applications came from Oklahoma; none were finalists.

BY CARRIE COPPERNOLL Published: November 27, 2012
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Oklahoma has been shut out for the fourth year in a row in the big-money Race to the Top grant program.

The U.S. Education Department announced Monday that 61 finalists were named from 372 applications nationwide. Six applications came from Oklahoma; none were finalists.

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