S.552 - Global Learning Loss Assessment Act of 2021117th Congress (2021-2022) |
|Sponsor:||Sen. Cardin, Benjamin L. [D-MD] (Introduced 03/02/2021)|
|Committees:||Senate - Foreign Relations|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 03/02/2021 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.552 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (03/02/2021)
Global Learning Loss Assessment Act of 2021
This bill requires the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) to report on the impact of the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) pandemic on the agency's basic education programs.
This report shall include (1) an assessment of the global learning loss that will result from protracted school closures; (2) evaluations of the effectiveness, cost, accessibility, and reach of the most commonly used forms of distance learning in low-resource contexts; and (3) a description of the tools and resources needed for the USAID to support continued distance learning, safe school reopening, remedial and accelerated learning, and reenrollment campaigns.