Videos on the Stimulus

Interviews and Video Stories on the Stimulus

September 28, 2011 Ambitious student-achievement targets turn up the heat, as winners of the $4 billion federal grant effort push to deliver.
February 10, 2010 Schools around Las Vegas made quick use of federal stimulus funding as Nevada copes with high unemployment and other problems.
February 10, 2010 The extra funds offer Arkansas a chance for lasting investments, while officials remain aware that caution is the watchword in spending.
January 20, 2010 One year after his confirmation, the education secretary’s record offers a template for the agency’s future policy direction. Exclusive Interviews: Duncan On Competition and Race to the Top.
November 30, 2009 The Education Secretary wants a reauthorized law to reward high-performing schools, districts, and states. Video Interview.
June 10, 2009 Education leaders and school finance experts from the district, state, and national levels discuss how money from the federal economic-stimulus package can be used to advance school improvement during a recent Education Week Leadership Forum on “Powering Through the Recession.”
June 10, 2009 Newark, N.J., schools chief Clifford B. Janey, Allan R. Odden of the Consortium for Policy Research in Education, and Jonathan Travers of Education Research Strategies share methods for preserving instructional quality while cutting school budgets during a recent Education Week Leadership Forum on “Powering Through the Recession.”
June 10, 2009 San Francisco schools Superintendent Carlos Garcia shares approaches for maintaining quality in the classroom during lean budget times during a recent Education Week Leadership Forum on “Powering Through the Recession.”
June 10, 2009 Louisiana Recovery School District Superintendent Paul G. Vallas talks about his plans for a competitive grant he is hoping to receive under the federal economic-stimulus package during a recent Education Week Leadership Forum on “Powering Through the Recession.”
March 25, 2009 U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan talks about the stimulus money with Education Week Managing Editor Caroline Hendrie, Assistant Managing Editor Mark W. Bomster, Assistant Editor Michele McNeil, and Staff Writers Alyson Klein and Stephen Sawchuk on March 24, 2009, at the Department of Education in Washington.

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