“Ready to Learn Block Grant”
February 04, 2014
Earlier today, Governor Corbett presented his 2014-2015 budget address. Included in his proposed budget, is the creation of the $341 million “Ready to Learn Block Grant” program that, if approved as presented, will provide additional funding directly to public schools, both traditional and charter. $240 million of the $341 million will be allocated directly to districts and charter schools through a pre-determined formula. Click here for more information on the Ready to Learn Block Grant program and the estimated dollars that will go to each district and charter school as a result of this program.