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Gov. Newsom won’t bend on directing billions to low-income students’ learning loss

Gov. Gavin Newsom said Friday he would not compromise with the Legislature on focusing more than $4 billion in federal coronavirus aid to address the learning loss that low-income students have experienced disproportionately during school closures caused by the pandemic. Newsom’s method of distributing the bulk of the money exclusively to districts with large concentrations […]