The Wyoming Department of Education received a federal waiver from education funding requirements. Photo: TCSD

WYOMING — The U.S. Department of Education granted Wyoming a waiver Tuesday, April 7, from certain federal funding and programmatic requirements related to title-funded programs in light of the widespread school closures due to the spread of the COVID-19 virus.

The flexibility offered through the waiver extends the use of the fiscal year 2018 funds through September 30, 2021, and expands the possible uses of some title programs in an effort to allow districts to meet the educational needs of their students.

“The United States Department of Education was quick to respond to the immediate needs of states and their school districts,” said Wyoming

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