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  • Report: Nearly 10,000 preschoolers with dis­abil­ities did not get services last year

    Jun 6, 2023

    A teacher leads her students into an elementary school in Brooklyn on Sept. 29, 2020.
    AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File

    NY1 | “The failure to provide these mandated services to these children is really a systemic violation of their legal rights. And unfortunately, we just know that the problem persists this year,” Betty Baez-Melo director of the early childhood education project at Advocates for Children, said.