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The California Department of Education and the @ca_afterschool honored leaders across the state today during a virtual event for #LightsOnAfterschool. The nationwide celebration recognizes the important role afterschool programs play in the lives of students and families.
State Supt @TonyThurmond announced that the CDE will distribute 500k face masks donated by @GM to schools in need in communities w/ disproportionate COVID-19 health risks: farmworkers, Black & Latino students, essential workers, & CA tribal communities: https://www.cde.ca.gov/nr/ne/yr20/yr20rel85.asp
Today, @TonyThurmond and @DrBurkeHarris spoke about caregiving during a crisis at the virtual @CaAllianceKIDS fall conference. The discussion touched on inter-agency collaboration and reducing barriers so children and families have access to the services they need.
Tomorrow, @DrBurkeHarris & @TonyThurmond will join us as our closing plenary for the #FallInstitues to continue our discussions about building resilience & connections to support children & families.
There is still time to register, so don't miss out: https://tinyurl.com/y37tmav