Tag: cares act

Betsy DeVos at a podium

August 28, 2020

A judge has blocked Sec. of Education Betsy DeVos’ plan to direct extra COVID relief money to private schools.

a woman behind a podium with a slideshow screen next to her that reads "Today, I am announcing nearly $65 million in CARES Act funding for schools that need it most."

August 20, 2020

The money comes from federal COVID relief aid and will focus on districts with disadvantaged students.

The capitol building with several people gathered around a statue in front

June 18, 2020

The state plans to spend the federally-approved funding on everything from healthcare to small businesses.