- community depends on the cooperation of its members.
- learning is the tool that shapes our future.
- acceptance of all people strengthens a community.
- individual potential is unlocked by working toward a goal.
- the best education results from a family, school and community partnership.
- individuals are responsible for their actions.
- all people need nurturing.
- the essence of our diverse community must be embraced and promoted.
The Race to the Top (RTTT) is an unprecedented $4.35 billion competitive grant program designed to encourage and reward States that are creating conditions for education innovation and reform and are achieving significant improvement in student outcomes.