Education News

What does the American Rescue Plan mean for educators and students?

Thanks in large part to educator advocacy, the latest pandemic relief package provides $170 billion to help schools and campuses to operate safely. Funding can be used to address needs ranging from personal protective equipment and cleaning supplies to reducing class sizes and addressing trauma and learning loss.

Education News

5 things we learned from Miguel Cardona’s confirmation hearing

Photo of Miguel Cardona, Feb. 2, 2021, by Anna Moneymaker/The New York Times via AP By Amanda Menas  Dr. Miguel Cardona, President Biden’s nominee for Education Secretary, spoke with the U.S. Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions during a hearing on Wednesday, Feb. 2. Educators across the country were excited to hear from