$44 Billion in Education Stimulus Funds Now Available to States and Districts

May 2009
NSTA Reports!;May2009, Vol. 20 Issue 9, p5
The article reports on the availability of the $44 billion educational funds for states and schools from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) of 2009. It notes that the first round of stimulus funding for education includes $32.6 billion under the State Stabilization Fund, which represents two-thirds of the total dollars in the fund. It says that part of the said stimulus fund will go toward saving jobs and improving K-12 and higher educational systems of the country.


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