Check out this article from EdWeek about how Race to the Top winners will be decided. Of particular interest to me is the 7-10 pages of comments applicants will get from EACH reviewer that will “serve as a roadmap for Phase 2.”
Mississippi is going to have to pull out a “come-from-behind victory” on this one. Good thing that it’s looking like Mississippi First is going to play a much bigger role in Mississippi’s application as it gets moving in earnest this spring. We’ll keep you posted.