February 17, 2021

Just In — Full Details of Biden’s $130 Billion Schools Proposal

Top 12 line items include social distancing, avoiding layoffs, supporting learning via tutors & summer school.

With the Senate passing a budget resolution early Friday morning along party lines, Congress will now move forward with crafting the Democrats’ relief bill. A key aspect of the American Rescue Plan is providing additional support for the nation’s K-12 schools.

This article shows the current White House proposal with $145 billion in allocated spending; read Linda Jacobson’s full breakdown of current priorities, and her new reporting on how the $130 billion total being discussed doesn’t cover the full price tag of what the administration thinks it will cost to reopen schools.

Click here for the full article…