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Ron DeSantis Wants to Use Federal Stimulus Money to Give Teachers, Principals $1,000 Bonuses

Last month, Congress authorized $122.7 billion for the ESSER as part of its $1.9 trillion stimulus package.
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Ron DeSantis Wants Florida to Lead the Nation in Civics Education

DeSantis brought out the “Civic Literacy Excellence Initiative” and is calling for $106 million from the Legislature to enact it. The governor wants to use funds from the Elementary and Secondary School Emergency Relief (ESSER) Fund included in the Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplemental Appropriation (CRRSA) Act.