Stimulating Education, Technology
Byline: Ed Bouryng, SPECIAL TO THE WASHINGTON TIMES
President Obama's stimulus plan includes more than $150 billion in new federal money for education, with infrastructure projects like school modernization and repair, programs to make schools more energy efficient, and technology infrastructure upgrades being put forth as the most productive use of the money. So, with the prospect of an extra billion dollars in the budget that the stimulus plan dictates must be spent right away, where will it do the most good?
Few projects can offer the rewards to taxpayers like an investment in information infrastructure. The benefits of rebuilding our education system's …
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Publication information: Article title: Stimulating Education, Technology. Contributors: Not available. Newspaper title: The Washington Times (Washington, DC). Publication date: February 19, 2009. Page number: A19. © 2009 The Washington Times LLC. COPYRIGHT 2009 Gale Group.
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