March 2021 Letter from 100 National, State and Local Orgs to US Secretary of Education Cardona

Mar 24, 2021

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Letter to U.S. Secretary of Education Cardona from 100 national, state and local organizations committed to advancing education equity for marginalized students, including through equity-focused implementation of recently-enacted American Rescue Plan funds.
One important note: the “marginalized children” discussed throughout the letter include: children with disabilities, low-income children, children of color, children who are English Learners, children in immigrant and refugee families, Native American children, children in foster care, migrant children, children experiencing homelessness, LGBTQ+ children, children in the juvenile justice system, and children whose identities/circumstances span two or more of these categories.