Ed Dept’s final rule on CARES funding partially backtracks earlier guidance

Ed Dept’s final rule on CARES funding partially backtracks earlier guidance

Dive Brief: Following controversial guidance from the U.S. Department of Education on CARES Act funding distribution between public and private schools, Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos announced Thursday a final rule giving school districts some choice in how they distribute their allocations.  According to the final rule, a district can choose to distribute the funds […]
All states now approved for emergency education funding

All states now approved for emergency education funding

It was close, but all 50 states and the District of Columbia have applied and been approved for the Governor’s Emergency Education Relief Fund — a relatively small block grant within the federal Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act, but one state leaders...