ESSER Summer School Funds – How Should Schools Spend?

The U.S. Department of Education released the bulk of Elementary and Secondary School Emergency Relief (ESSER) funds to state education agencies two years ago which was the largest-ever one-time investment in the nation’s schools. Of those funds, 1% of it was set aside for summer learning programs.

This summary originated from a story produced by Sara Kerr & Nate Schwartz of The 74, a non-profit, independent news organization focused on education in America.