20 Jun Walton Family Foundation Unveils New $100m Effort to Support School Diversity, Inclusion and Innovation

By: Bekah McNeel Source: The 74 The Walton Family Foundation pledged $100 million Tuesday to support racially diverse teachers and school leaders, integrated classrooms, innovative curriculum models like Montessori, district and charter school partnerships, and schools that serve special education students. Those priorities signal a new phase in the...

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14 Jun Nation Spending More on Community Living

By: Shaun Heasley Source: Disability Scoop Government spending on home and community-based services has risen dramatically, with a new report finding that growth doubled year-over-year as funding for institutions declined. Some $167 billion in federal and state Medicaid funds went toward long-term services and supports across the country during...

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