SEATTLE, September 30, 2009 – As students and their tax paying parents settle into the return to school, most are in the dark about the unprecedented $100 billion in education funds made available through the 2009 American Recovery and Reinvestment Act. This historic investment, focused on turning around the nation’s 5,000 worst performing schools, is equal to nearly 16 percent of the nation's annual expenditures on public K-12 education.

$10 billion of the new funding has been slated for Title I programs to provide additional assistance to schools with...

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