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Ep. 21. COVID-19: School Districts Sharing Resources & Supporting Students [audio]   [open html - 0B]

From the Audio Description: "In a new episode of Policy Outsider, guest Anita Murphy, district superintendent at Capital Region BOCES [Boards of Cooperative Educational Services], discusses how school districts and BOCES are sharing resources and working together to continue supporting students through new challenges imposed by the COVID-19 [coronavirus disease 2019] crisis and planning for a variety of budget and instructional uncertainties in the coming academic year. New York State is anticipating a $13.3 billion loss in tax revenue in the economic wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. As a new round of federal aid for state and local governments is being negotiated in Congress, much uncertainty still remains, and school administrators are preparing for a wide range of budget cuts. School districts that are more reliant on state aid, such as rural districts and poorer urban districts, are preparing for particularly challenging budgets." The duration of this audio is 17 minutes and 55 seconds. This podcast episode is part of the "Policy Outsider Podcast" found here: [https://rockinst.org/outsider/].

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2020-05-19
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Rockefeller Institute of Government
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