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Preschool for children with disabilities works, but federal funding for it is plummeting

by JACKIE MADER July 10, 2019 https://hechingerreport.org/preschool-for-children-with-disabilities-works-but-federal-funding-for-it-is-plummeting/?fbclid=IwAR11TEF7B6Sy8G7G6tcHnQT0rjIYNAVBbueR_t18U9phoAO1Pvgrp_WzaZQ Special education programs for preschoolers with disabilities are required by law. But as the number of students needing services has doubled, funding per child has decreased 40% in two decades SURPRISE, Ariz. — Lindsey Eakin’s son Corbin was only six months old when she started to suspect something was […]