California Districts Have Spent Little to Address Learning Loss

How have the state’s school districts spent the $40 billion in federal and state funding to help them cope with COVID? A recent analysis revealed California school districts thus far have spent little of the record funding in COVID relief on efforts to address learning setbacks caused by the pandemic. Although the recent report by the California School Boards Association laid out how much money school districts have spent collectively, it is vague on what they specifically spent it on.

This summary originated from a story produced by John Fensterwald of EdSource.