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Over at On Special Education, Christina Samuels takes a look at the implication of vice-presidential candidate’s Sarah Palin’s proposal for centers for special needs parents. Like parts of McCain’s Head Start proposal, it seems that some of this may already be law.
As districts, schools, and families navigate a new normal following the abrupt end of in-person schooling this spring, students’ learning opportunities vary enormously across the nation. Access to devices and broadband internet and a secure