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Spin Control archive for Jan. 12, 2012

THURSDAY, JAN. 12, 2012

WA Lege Day 4: Fight ahead over charter schools? 

OLYMPIA – A bipartisan group of legislators, backed by business and education reform groups, announced a push Thursday for charter schools and new teacher evaluations. The Washington Education Association immediately questioned where the money would come from for charter schools and how the evaluation systems…

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Senate Democrats coalescing on reforms

OLYMPIA -- Senate Democratic leaders think they've narrowed a stack of possible reforms that some member wants to a smaller list they may be able to pass. The reforms would save at least $50 million in this budget cycle, and as much as $300 million…

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