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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


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


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


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


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


House Bill 524

(Constitutional Amendment) Authorizes the creation of independent school districts

Filed By: Rep. Darrell OursoE-mail


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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