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Pre-K for all? NYC’s universal preschool push leaves behind students with disabilities, report finds

01.20.2022 | Chalkbeat NY | “Children are missing out on special education services at a time when you can really have the most impact on their development and education,” said Betty Baez Melo, an early childhood education expert at Advocates for Children. 

“We know more needs to be done, and will work with Advocates for Children and families to ensure all students have access to a strong start and the services they need,” said DOE spokesperson Sarah Casasnovas. Read article