A New Age of School Funding?

As I looked over the newspaper headlines for inspiration for my column this month, I read a story highlighting the Obama administration’s attempt to push through a last-second regulation to restructure school funding for the benefit of low-income students.  

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Disability Advocates Urge DeVos to Protect IDEA

Amid a historic tie-breaking vote in the Senate to confirm Betsy DeVos as U.S. secretary of education, the Council for Exceptional Children issued a statement calling for the protection of a free and appropriate education for all students, especially those with special needs. 

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New Winning Entry Selected in First Student Artwork Contest

Corona, Calif. —  An elementary school student in California has created winning artwork in a contest sponsored by First Student, the industry’s leading provider of student transportation solutions. The contest celebrates the experience of riding the school bus through artwork created by students in school districts across North America.

LiquidSpring at Transporting Students with Disabilities Conference

LiquidSpring LLC will be exhibiting at the Transporting Students with Disabilities and Preschoolers National Conference (TSD) from March 19-20, 2017 at the Embassy Suites Dallas-Frisco Hotel, Convention Center & Spa in Frisco, Texas.  LiquidSpring will be in Booth #816, highlighting its CLASS suspension systems for buses, which provide a smoother and safer ride for passengers and deliver more comfort, stability and less stress than conventional suspensions.  Available for Chevrolet/GMC, Ford, RAM, International and Freightliner models of buses.