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Teachers From 8 School District To Hold One-Day Strikes

SEATTLE (AP) — The Washington Education Association says members of the union from eight school districts plan to hold one-day strikes to protest legislative inaction on education funding reform. 127 more words

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House Bill 653

Provides relative to exemptions from the requirements for school instructional time under certain circumstances.

Filed By: Rep. Mike JohnsonE-mail, Rep. Gene Reynolds… 368 more words

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What Ignorance Can Do To Individuals, Communities, and Society in Two Small Examples

Well, I had an eventful morning. I went out to get coffee and cigarettes (first let me say, uh, yum) immediately upon rolling out of bed. 1,284 more words

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Schools pull Blue Bell products due to Listeria concerns

AUSTIN (KXAN) — As Blue Bell expands its recall of products due to Listeria concerns, several school districts in Central Texas aren’t taking any chances with the ice cream. 248 more words

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Bill To Keep Teachers From Being Penalized When Students Skip Tests

DENVER (CBS4)– A measure that would keep teachers and schools from being penalized when students skip standardized tests moved forward at the state Capitol on Tuesday. 28 more words

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Lawrence schools fear repaying Kansas under new funding law

LAWRENCE, Kansas (AP) – Lawrence school officials worry that their district will be forced to pay back nearly $672,000 in aid from the state by the end of June under a new school funding law. 93 more words

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House Bill 524

(Constitutional Amendment) Authorizes the creation of independent school districts

Filed By: Rep. Darrell OursoE-mail

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Requires the legislature to provide by law for the creation of independent school districts for elementary and secondary education by a process of petition and subsequent vote of the residents of the district, provides for governance of a district by an elected board of trustees, and provides for MFP funding. 342 more words

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