Title I http://peoriapublicradio.org en District 150 prepares for federal funding cuts http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/district-150-prepares-federal-funding-cuts <p></p><div>Peoria School District 150 is preparing for significant cuts to its federal funding that supports low-income students and teacher improvement efforts. &nbsp;Peoria Public Radio’s Alex Rusciano reports:</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div></div><div>&nbsp;</div><div>District 150 says it’s expecting a 10-percent cut to its Title I funding next school year. &nbsp;That amounts to about $730,000 that pays for tutors, supplies and parental involvement efforts for low-income students. &nbsp;District budget analyst Carla Eman says that the potential cut means choosing between what programs can be scaled back or instead paid for with dollars from the district Education fund:</div><p> Tue, 26 Feb 2013 05:47:31 +0000 Alex Rusciano 1538 at http://peoriapublicradio.org District 150 prepares for federal funding cuts