[Los Angeles, September 17. Image via Getty.]

LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 17: A student applauds as California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger and the Rev. Jesse Jackson attend an assembly of students at Dorsey High School on September 17, 2009 in Los Angeles, California. The governor encouraged the students to take a more active role in the future of California. Schwarzenegger announced he is calling on the legislature to enact statutory changes to qualify the state to compete for the $4.35 billion federal competitive grant program in the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, called Race to the Top, for education reform and improvement. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)