Lawmakers beef up school safety grant fund to pay for masks, gloves in pandemic

A competitive grant program created in the wake of a deadly school shooting is set to receive a record-high windfall of state and federal aid this year, which lawmakers say will help schools confront a new kind of threat in the fall: the spread of COVID-19.  A series of bills that state lawmakers advanced Thursday … Continue reading Lawmakers beef up school safety grant fund to pay for masks, gloves in pandemic