Were it up to President Barack Obama, the U.S. would spend a lot more on education in 2015.

The president’s proposed budget, released Tuesday, calls for $68.6 billion for the U.S. Department of Education, about $1.3 billion more than last fiscal year, according to a summary in Education Week.¬†Expanding publicly funded preschool, enhancing education technology and continuing the administration’s signature Race to the Top competitive grant program top the list of educational priorities.

Funding for Title I grants to schools serving low-income students and for state grants for special education would remain at last year’s spending levels. Grants for improving teacher quality would shrink from $2.4 billion to $2 billion, while a smaller fund for offering incentive pay to teachers would grow from $288 million to $320 million.

The proposed budget also outlines some new initiatives. The administration is seeking $7 billion over 10 years to reward colleges that bolster graduation rates for Pell Grant recipients. And, as he did in 2014, Obama is asking Congress for $75 billion over 10 years to increase care and education services for children under 5.

A complete report on education funding under Obama’s $3.9 trillion budget proposal for 2015 can be found in a summary provided by the White House.

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