The 2020 Census and Education: Why We All Need to be Counted

April 2020 The MLO Minute: By Nancy Potter, Esq. The 2020 Census count impacts the federal funds that communities receive each year for programs and services that are critical for schools, students, and younger children, such as: Special education, Head Start, after-school programs, teacher training and classroom technology. Food assistance, including free and reduced-price school…