Following the Stimulus Money


Two years ago, the federal government made the biggest, one-time investment in public schools in the nation’s history. Nearly $100 billion dollars in education-stimulus money was doled out to the states as part of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act. Now a team of journalists is asking: How was the money spent and is it helping our schools?

Guest: Michele McNeil, An Assistant Editor With Education Week.

Hechinger Report and Education Writers Association’s National Stimulus Project