Parent Teacher Magazine Cabarrus County School January 2014 - Page 8

CCS Receives $3 Million Education Grant ©2013 Feld Entertainment Cabarrus County Schools is one of only two traditional school districts in the country to receive grant funding from the latest round of the federal Investing in Innovation (i3) competition. The i3 grants are sponsored by the U.S. Department of Education. This is the fourth round of the Obama administration’s signature initiative. The competition is designed to find and scale up some of the most innovative ideas for improving education. Individual awards