Stories tagged: levy cliff
Sun., March 12, 2017
A student-centered model would distribute dollars where they are needed most. It would give disadvantaged children more pathways to success. It would also boost gifted students, who need more challenges.
UPDATED: Mon., March 13, 2017, 11:36 a.m.
Yes, the Legislature passed a bill to delay a cut in school funding in a day last week, but that doesn’t necessarily mean they’ll finish their work on time.
Tue., Feb. 21, 2017, 6:04 p.m.
Some public school districts may have to prepare for smaller budgets and layoffs even though the Legislature is expected to approve an increase in spending for education.
Sun., Jan. 29, 2017
In the Senate, 25 is the magic number.
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 23, 2017, 5:15 p.m.
House agrees to extend school districts extra taxing authority for one year.
Sun., Jan. 22, 2017
Local school districts shouldn’t pay the price for the failure of lawmakers to do their jobs in a timely manner.
Sun., July 24, 2016
Dorn’s lawsuit helps illuminate how some districts have gotten by even as state lawmakers shirked their duty. It also shows how the inequity in funding continued to grow.