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State Information Request: Attendance Tied to Funding (archive)

A member of the media requested information about state attendance policies in response to COVID-19, specifically if states have frozen enrollment numbers for funding purposes. Our response includes state policies addressing student enrollment calculations and funding, and state policies and guidance addressing attendance and instructional time — both in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. To provide timely assistance to our constituents, State Information Requests are typically completed in 48 hours. They reflect an issue scan versus a comprehensive analysis.


July 29, 2020

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