Stories tagged: public school funding
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 14, 2018, 7:48 a.m.
A task force to study possible removal of the Snake River dams could generate outsized controversy in Gov. Jay Inslee’s budget.
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 23, 2017, 5:15 p.m.
House agrees to extend school districts extra taxing authority for one year.
Tue., Sept. 6, 2016, 4:47 p.m.
Determining how much teachers should be paid is a complicated task, consultants tell lawmakers.
Sun., June 12, 2016, 4 a.m.
School’s almost out but the argument over proper funding for public education is unlikely to take a vacation based on recent court filings.
Tue., Feb. 16, 2016, 5:44 p.m.
The Senate approved a bill to set up a task force that would come up with a plan next year to meet court mandated obligations to public schools.
Fri., May 22, 2015
The children in Jennifer Gonzalez’s preschool class at Windsor Elementary next fall probably won’t care, but they will owe their new tricycles in large part to a citizens commission that …
Thu., April 16, 2015
OLYMPIA – Democrats and Republicans unveiled different plans Wednesday to pump more state money into public schools just as the Legislature is supposed to be wrapping up this year’s session. …