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Education Sec. Miguel Cardona addresses learning during pandemic, senators’ 1619 Project letter

U.S. Education Secretary Miguel Cardona spoke in an exclusive one-on-one interview with FOX 5 Atlanta about the reopening of schools, how the pandemic has caused learning loss, and accusations made by nearly 40 senators that the Department of Education is pushing ideological-based curriculum.

This spring, many students in Georgia are finishing up the school year in the classroom. But reopening schools during the pandemic has presented a host

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Education Department Addresses Special Ed Concerns Related To COVID-19

The U.S. Department of Education is continuing to issue guidance related to serving students with disabilities during the COVID-19 pandemic. (Mark Van Scyoc/Shutterstock)

With two new guidance documents, federal education officials are clarifying issues facing both young children with disabilities and those transitioning to adulthood amid the pandemic.

The U.S. Department of Education issued question-and-answer documents in recent weeks aimed at two very different groups — infants and toddlers with disabilities who are just starting their educational journey, as well as transition-age students and adults receiving services through vocational rehabilitation.

The guidance comes in response to questions the Education Department

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Gov. Abbott addresses education funding during visit at Windsor Park Elementary

During his visit, the governor pledged to continue to fund the state’s education system despite a huge state deficit.

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — Texas Governor Greg Abbott paid a visit to Windsor Park Elementary this morning. It’s there that he pledged to continue to fully fund our education system despite a huge state deficit.

The governor was spotlighting the fact that this school, along with the Early Childhood Development Center, were named to the list of National Blue Ribbon Awards winners. Abbott also let everyone know about another fact concerning Windsor Park.

“I would like to go ahead and add

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