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American Rescue Plan Act of 2021: Department of Education

An overview of the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 and available funding for elementary and secondary schools

Lorna Stark

Lorna Stark

National Government & Public Sector Leader, KPMG US

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The American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 (ARP) outlines several funding streams targeted towards education needs and recovery resulting from the impact of COVID-19 on school-age children. With the ARP, funding of the Education Stabilization Fund tallies almost $235 billion.