Georgia pre-kindergarten lecturers to get second $1,000 bonus – WSAV-TV

FILE – Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp speaks throughout a information convention at Lockheed Martin on Aug. 26, 2021, in Marietta, Ga. Stacey Abrams, the Georgia Democrat and main voting rights activist, stated Wednesday, Dec. 1, 2021, that she is going to launch one other marketing campaign to tackle Republican incumbent Brian Kemp, to grow to be the nation’s first Black lady governor. (AP Photograph/Brynn Anderson, File)
ATLANTA (AP) — State-funded prekindergarten and little one care lecturers in Georgia will get a second spherical of $1,000 bonuses paid from federal coronavirus help.
The Division of Early Care and Studying introduced the plan Tuesday. An earlier spherical of bonuses final yr paid a complete of $33.4 million to greater than 33,000 lecturers statewide.
The state has additionally been utilizing coronavirus help to assist personal little one care suppliers immediately due to elevated prices and decreased enrollments.
The state and its college system additionally made $1,000 bonus funds to Okay-12 and college workers final yr utilizing federal help.
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