This week, the Department of Education released an FAQ document detailing how funding under the major supplemental pandemic-related relief bills can be used to respond to the effects of COVID-19 on students in pre-K-12 educational settings.
On Wednesday, the U.S. Department of Education hosted a webinar, “Lessons from the Field - Returning to In-Person Learning: Supporting Students, Especially Those with Disabilities, through Intensive Instruction, Effective Learning Environments and Family Engagement.”
On Thursday, CEC President-Elect Danielle Kovach, Ed.D., testified before the House Education and Labor Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education at a hearing about addressing the impact of COVID-19 on students with disabilities.
This week, the Department of Education released interim final requirements to help states develop plans for using American Rescue Plan funds to support students and aid in the safe reopening of elementary and secondary schools.
In line with President Biden’s January Executive Order, the U.S. Department of Education is proceeding with the development of the Safer Schools and Campuses Best Practices Clearinghouse, which will...
On Tuesday, Sen. Catherine Cortez Masto (D-NV) sent a letter to the the U.S. HHS and Education Secretaries urging the departments to work together to help communities and schools address the student mental health challenges, including those brought on by the pandemic.