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Texas budget cuts to children's therapy programs flouted special education guidelines, U.S. officials say

A state program that helps with speech and occupational therapy and other services is in need of a new funding strategy, the officials say. They've instructed the state to craft a plan to ensure such services are available for all eligible Texans.

Chairs are stacked on tables in a classroom at Judson High School  in Converse on Aug. 11, 2020.

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