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  Local unions push for policies extending expired FFCRA leave for quarantined educators Educators are afraid they will be forced to use their sick leave—or not get paid if their leave is exhausted—when being forced to quarantine with a COVID-19 infection or close contact with someone infected. The Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA) passed by Congress last spring offered...

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