President's FY 2017 Budget Request for the U.S. Department of Education

On February 9, 2016 President Obama released his Fiscal Year 2017 Budget. “The President’s budget reflects the Administration’s broader efforts to expand opportunity and ensure every child can achieve his or her full potential,” said Acting Education Secretary John B. King Jr. “We have made tremendous progress with record high school graduation rates and more students of color going to college, but we have further to go to ensure that educational excellence is a reality for all students. This budget builds on the Administration’s continued efforts to invest in education, from high-quality early learning through college.”

The following materials show what this budget provides for the programs and activities of the Department of Education:

On the Homeroom Blog

On Medium

FY 2017 Budget for the entire U.S. Government

Last Modified: 05/02/2016