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SSA Reference Numbers FY2018

I occasionally find myself trying to find dollar figures for SSA, as SSA is frequently reported in percentages that can’t easily be compared to other budget item spending. 217 more words

Governor

Hearing on HB 155, funding full-day kindergarten, on January 12 at 1 p.m.

The House Education Committee will hold a public hearing on HB 155 on Thursday, January 12 at 1:00 p.m. in LOB 207. The bill increases the amount of funding available for kindergarten students by altering the education funding formula. 17 more words

Hearing

HB 174 removes court jurisdiction over education statutes and funding

HB 174 eliminates New Hampshire Court jurisdiction over adequate education statutes and funding. The New Hampshire Supreme Court ruled that the state has a constitutional obligation to provide an adequate education to all New Hampshire students through several cases known as the Claremont decisions. 49 more words

2017

Minnesota Schools Earn C+ On National Quality Report Card

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Minnesota schools score just above average when compared to those of other states, according to a newly-released Quality Counts report card.

The report, … 224 more words

News

Governor to Propose New Education Funding Formula

In his State of the State address on the opening day of the 2017 legislative session, Governor Malloy today committed to funding teacher pensions and said he plans to propose a new method for how state education aid is distributed. 263 more words

Education News

Connecticut Legislators Back in Hartford

The 2017 session of the Connecticut General Assembly opens tomorrow and, in addition to a variety of other issues on their plates, lawmakers will have to confront a projected budget deficit of over $1.4 billion for the 2017-18 fiscal year. 342 more words

Education News

LSR 912 establishes education freedom savings accounts

Title: “Establishing education freedom savings accounts for students”

Sponsor: John Reagan (Sen. Dist. 17)

2017