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Staffing crisis strains special education sector: 'These services are not optional'

01.29.2022 | Times Union | Next year, students with disabilities will have a right to compensatory services to make up for programs and services that they missed during the pandemic, according to Randi Levine, policy director of Advocates for Children New York. 

 "These services are not optional. Students with disabilities have a legal right to receive the services recommended for them. These are services they need to make educational progress," Levine said. Read article