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Biden's School Reopening Plan: Background and Issues By Charlene Burns - Prolegis Research Assistant Feb 18, 2021 About a 8 minute read - 42 links

A briefing providing background information on President Biden’s plans, an outline of his specific proposals to reopen schools, and summaries of relevant legislation.

Student Loan Debt By Jason Lemons - Prolegis Policy Analyst Feb 10, 2021 About a 12 minute read - 62 links

A briefing on student loan debt that includes recent policies to provide relief during the coronavirus pandemic and summaries of related legislation.

House Education and Labor Reconciliation Legislation By Jason Lemons - Prolegis Director of Public Policy Feb 9, 2021 About a 4 minute read - 15 links

A briefing providing background on the passage of the congressional budget resolution, as well as highlights and a Prolegis redline preview of the House Committee on Education and Labor reconciliation legislation.

President-elect Biden's Education Agenda By Jason Lemons - Director of Public Policy Dec 2, 2020 About a 8 minute read - 42 links

A briefing providing background on President-elect Joe Biden’s education agenda, an overview of his proposals, and highlighting relevant legislation, including: S.634, the Education Freedom Scholarships and Opportunity Act; S.4081, the Reopen Schools Safely Act; H.R.4213, the Universal Prekindergarten and Early Childhood Education Act of 2019; and, S.4284, the School Choice Now Act.

School Reopening Legislation By Jason Lemons - Prolegis Policy Analyst Aug 20, 2020 About a 14 minute read - 51 links

This briefing will provide background and resources on the state of school openings, a summary of the school reopening related provisions in the CARES Act, the HEROES Act, the HEALS Act, and the “skinny” coronavirus aid legislation drafted by Senate Republicans

School Reopening Issues and Legislation By Jason Lemons - Prolegis Policy Analyst Jul 16, 2020 About a 11 minute read - 45 links

This briefing will provide an overview of issues with school closures and the cost to reopen schools in the fall, and summarize important legislation relating to school reopening, including S. 4112, the Coronavirus Child Care and Education Relief Act, S. 4081, the Reopen Schools Safely Act, and H.R. 7152, the Reopen Our Schools Act

COVID-19 and Education By Jason Lemons - Prolegis Policy Analyst Jun 16, 2020 About a 4 minute read - 7 links

This briefing will provide highlights from the House Education and Labor Committee hearing titled: Budget Cuts and Lost Learning: Assessing the Impact of COVID-19 on Public Education, and will rundown important recent education bills featuring a preview of the U.S.C. Redlines to help quickly understand the legislation.