Saving Education From State Budget Cuts

Goins, Pam
April 2009
State News (Council of State Governments);Apr2009, Vol. 52 Issue 4, p19
The article focuses on the $115-billion funding for schools under the American Reinvestment and Recovery Act of 2009, which is aimed at restoring or creating jobs in the states for preschool, K-12 and higher education where cuts have been made in the U.S. It cites an assessment of Noelle Ellerson, policy analyst at the American Association of School Administrators, on the impact of the funding on local programs and students. Details of the education-related programs which will be funded by the law is discussed.


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