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The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 provides approximately $100 billion for public education to save jobs, support states and school districts and advance reforms and improvements in early learning, K-12 and post-secondary education. The overall goals of the ARRA are to stimulate the economy and invest in education and other essential public services.
Four principles guide the distribution and expenditure of ARRA funds: