AESA’s weekly newsletter, Online News, is full of important updates, articles, and features. It is intended to connect members with information about what is happening at the federal level, provide AESA event information, and share news important to ESAs.
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Online News Past Issues
August 8, 2023: Proposed IDEA Medicaid Regulation; Federal Trade Commission (FTC) Decision in EdModo Case; Efforts to Advance Teacher Preparation Programs; Explore the Power of ChatGPT Workshop; Experimentation, Pricing, and Innovation Workshop; Small Staff ESAs Network Session; Educators' Call to Action Conference; and More!!
July 25, 2023: Visionary Leader Mike Soules; Cultivating CEOs; Executive Assistants to CEO Cohort; Women's Leadership Network; Summer Leadership Conference Highlights; Educator's Call to Action Conference; & More!
July 18, 2023: NEW! Experimentation, Pricing & Innovation Workshop; Educators' Call to Action Conference; Women's Leadership Network; Cybersecurity; IDEA Funding; House FY24 Appropriations Proposal Guts Education; & More!
Online News Archives
In the ultimate game of ‘will they or won’t they’, we once again find ourselves with a Congress that is unable to reliably complete its only constitutionally required task: funding the government. The Federal fiscal year 2024 (FY24) runs from October 1, 2023, through September 30, 2024, and represents-largely -federal dollars that will be in…Read More
On Wednesday, August 23, USDA published a final rule on program integrity to ensure that child nutrition programs are properly operated and managed to protect federal funds and taxpayer dollars. The final rule impacts the National School Lunch Program (NSLP), School Breakfast Program (SBP), Special Milk Program (SMP), Summer Food Service Program (SFSP), and Child and Adult…Read More
With one year remaining to spend close to $200 billion in federal COVID relief funds, more than half of school district leaders are shifting their American Rescue Plan spending decisions due to higher-than-expected costs and inflation, according to a survey administered by AASA, The School Superintendents Association. Educator feedback and the need to further direct resources…Read More
August 15, 2023 AESA was pleased to participate in the White House summit on K12 cyber security last week. The event was a kick-off for a series of federal support and action for K12 schools. The event featured Dr. Jill Biden, Secretary of Education Miguel Cardona, and Secretary of Homeland Security Alejandro Mayorkas inhosting school administrators, educators,…Read More