BYOT http://wfae.org en Iredell-Statesville And Guilford County Schools Win Race To The Top Grants http://wfae.org/post/iredell-statesville-and-guilford-county-schools-win-race-top-grants <p>Two North Carolina school districts have won a combined $50 million worth of federal Race to the Top grants.&nbsp; Guilford County and Iredell-Statesville schools will use the money to add technology to classrooms.&nbsp;</p><p>In the past, Race to the Top money has gone to states.&nbsp; This is the first time individual districts got the chance to apply for the grants.&nbsp; The U.S. Department of Education awarded grants to sixteen districts across the country with plans to customize student learning.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> Tue, 11 Dec 2012 23:07:39 +0000 Lisa Miller 17498 at http://wfae.org