May 2009
Instructor;May/Jun2009, Vol. 118 Issue 6, p24
The article presents a guide to the 2009 economic stimulus package. Several statistics are presented regarding how the stimulus package affects education in the United States, including how competitive grants will be distributed among schools, the ways it can contribute to educational technology, and the amount of money spent on earmarked bills.


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