Department of Education: Final Priorities, Requirements, Definitions, and Selection Criteria--Teacher Incentive Fund (TIF) Program
GAO-12-971R: Aug 10, 2012
GAO reviewed the Department of Education's (Education) new rule on the final prioritites, requirements, definitions and selection criteria of the Teacher Incentive Fund. GAO found that (1) the notice announces priorities, requirements, definitions, and selection criteria under the Teacher Incentive Fund program. Education may use one or more of these priorities, requirements, definitions, and selection criteria for competitions in fiscal year 2012, and later years; and (2) Education complied with the applicable requirements in promulgating the rule.