Tag: economic security


Education Department Launches Historic Real Pay for Real Jobs Initiative for People with Disabilities

March 18, 2022

Via: U.S. Department of Education

Today, the U.S. Department of Education’s Rehabilitation Services Administration (RSA) released the notice inviting applications for the Subminimum Wage to Competitive Integrated Employment (SWTCIE) demonstration project, aimed at increasing access for people with disabilities to jobs that pay good wages. […]

Educational Stages, Secondary Education

How should schools prepare for increased SEL needs amid reopenings?

August 4, 2020

Via: Education Dive

Extended school closures have exacerbated mental health problems in students due to a host of reasons, including social isolation, changing economic security, academic struggles, loss of loved ones and the fear of coronavirus, the authors write. However, planning for social-emotional […]