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NYC students set to ‘age out’ of school may stay an extra year

04.15.2021 | Chalkbeat NY | “We’re very pleased to hear that the DOE plans to allow students over 21 to return to school, but need clarification on whether the DOE will fund the continued enrollment of students with disabilities placed by the DOE in specialized non-public schools,” said Ashley Grant, the director of postsecondary readiness at Advocates for Children, referring to the city’s education department. “The DOE left out these students this past year.” Read article