On March 27, 2020, President Trump signed COVID-19 relief legislation that, among things, established two programs to help K-12 schools cope with the coronavirus pandemic:
Section 18002 Governor’s Emergency Education Relief Fund (GEER): $3 billion for governors to provide emergency support to schools most impacted by coronavirus.
Section 18003 Elementary and Secondary School Emergency Relief Fund (ESSER): $13.5 billion in grants to states for K-12 schools to use in the twelve ways described here in the legislation.
Read more about updates in the May edition of CAPE Outlook ...
Also in Outlook this month:
-CARES Act Guidance
-Implications of Private School Students Switching to Public Schools
-Private Schools Stepping Up to the Plate
-Ministerial Cases to Have Their Day in Court
-Polarization and Civil Disagreement
-CARES Act: Section 18001 Grants
-Coronavirus Relief: Next Steps