Area Schools, Including Hollidaysburg, Receive Grants to Help Students
Last updated 8/27/2020 at 12:18pm
Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf is dedicating approximately $20 million to help 678 local education agencies, including school districts, to provide education services for students with disabilities who may have been negatively impacted by COVID-19 mitigation efforts and may face additional challenges through the new academic year.
The funding includes $15 million from Governor’s Emergency Education Relief (GEER) Fund and $5 million from the Department of Education’s (PDE) federal funding through the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA).
School districts in Morrisons Cove and s...