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The $1.9 trillion American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) constitutes a significant change in our nation's approach to social policy and offers a new opportunity to imagine positive change in how we value and support human development and learning with a clear focus on equity. This memo outlines Bank Street's recommendations for spending to inspire communities and policymakers as they think broadly about the potential this funding offers to invest in our future.
Bank Street College of Education
American Rescue Plan Act, early childhood education, early childhood educators, ece, apprenticeships, teacher residencies
Early Childhood Education | Other Teacher Education and Professional Development | Pre-Elementary, Early Childhood, Kindergarten Teacher Education
Sharrock, E., Lawrence, B. J., DeMoss, K., & Brennan, B. (2021). Centering Values: Building an Equitable Future through the American Rescue Plan Act. Bank Street College of Education. https://educate.bankstreet.edu/bsec/6