Estimated FY 2022 State Allocations

Estimated State allocations for FY 2022 are now available.

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Presidential Cybersecurity Education Award

Nominations are now being accepted for the Presidential Cybersecurity Education Award. The award honors two K-12 teachers for excellence in cybersecurity education and is part of a coordinated federal effort to develop and maintain a superior cybersecurity workforce. The U.S. Department of Education recognizes the critical role teachers have in preparing students with the skills needed to fortify our nation’s security and to succeed in the ever-evolving cybersecurity environment.

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Perkins State Plans
and Data Explorer

Conduct customized searches of States’ Perkins V State plans, covering FY 2020-23, and annual enrollment and performance data under Perkins V and its predecessor Perkins IV.

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CTE Highlights of ARP ESSER State Plans

High school students are gaining new opportunities to participate in career and technical education (CTE) and prepare for in-demand jobs like teaching as a result of President Biden’s American Rescue Plan Elementary and Secondary School Emergency Relief Fund (ARP ESSER), which has provided nearly $122 billion to state educational agencies (SEAs) and local educational agencies (LEAs) to meet the urgent needs of schools and students arising from the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Notes from the Division

May 11, 2022

Dear Colleagues:

We are pleased to offer congratulations to this year's graduating high school students who earned recognition in U.S. Presidential Scholars Program. Please note the U.S. Department of Education's press release and visit the Department of Education’s Website for more information on the U.S. Presidential Scholar's Program (

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