Recovery Act Highlights
As of September 30, 2010, the Department of Education's entire $97.4 billion in Recovery Act appropriation has been awarded. Grant recipients reported that approximately 275,000 education jobs, such as teachers, principals, librarians, and counselors, were saved or created with this funding during the most recent quarter. Read the jobs report.
ED administers 21 programs under the Recovery Act. Read the ED Recovery Plan [PDF, 901K] to learn about the purpose, benefits, cost, evaluation, and more for each program.