Federal Issues

  1. Ask SSC . . . Do 2019–20 Perkins Funds Still Need to be Expended by June 30?

    Q. In an April 2020 Fiscal Report article entitled, “Flexibility for Perkins V Local Applications,” School Services of California Inc
  2. SSC Estimates Federal COVID-19 Relief Allocations for LEAs

    The federal Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act enacted in March included $13.2 billion to provide local educational
  3. $2.2 Trillion Federal Stimulus Package for COVID-19 Signed Into Law

    A federal stimulus package, which seeks to provide some relief during the COVID-19 pandemic was adopted by the federal government this week
  4. By the Way . . . USDA Approves Waiver for Meals to Be Served Without Students Present

    The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) approved a nationwide waiver to support access to meals for children while minimizing
  5. FEMA Now Accepting Requests for Public Assistance Related to COVID-19

    On March 22, 2020, President Donald Trump approved the Major Disaster Declaration FEMA-4482-DR, California Disaster Declaration (DR-4482)
  6. By the Way . . . U.S. Department of Education Office for Civil Rights Issues Webinar and Fact Sheet for School Leaders

    As a reminder to school leaders that students with disabilities are to be provided equal access to online resources and instruction as are