What the Texas Legislature did for public education

What the Texas Legislature did for public education

Texas’ 2021 regular legislative session ended last month with lawmakers doing something education advocates initially feared wouldn’t happen: they passed a budget that kept the previous session’s funding gains in place.1 State Rep. Mary González, D-Clint That sums up how public education fared this session, said state Rep. Mary González, D-Clint, who serves on the … Read more

Education briefs: School regionalization bill advances in NJ Legislature | Education

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Southern Regional High School’s Memorial Day Field of Flags. Cedar Creek High School STAR club advisor Mandy Franklin-Kelley, and members Erika Roblin, Clarabella Couch, Carys White and Tinaya Calhoun meet virtually.  From left are Cedar Creek High School STAR club advisor Randy Dean, paraprofessional Theresa King, advisor Mike Padover, members Jenna Crawford and Dylan Caraballo and teacher … Read more

Ohio legislature merely puppets bad ideas on race, education

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GOP-run Ohio legislature a puppet of bad ideas about race, education On May 25, Republican state Rep. Don Jones introduced HB 322. With that, Ohio joins several other Republican controlled state legislatures across the country seeking to restrict teaching about United States racial history and to deny white privilege and supremacy. More:House Republicans introduce bill to … Read more

Legislature Adds Education Tax Credits | KNIA KRLS Radio

Legislature Adds Education Tax Credits | KNIA KRLS Radio

Legislature Adds Education Tax Credits | KNIA KRLS Radio – The One to Count On When the Iowa Legislature passed a bill that prevented schools from requiring masks, other measures were included. State Senator Amy Sinclair, the chair of the Senate Education Committee, says that changes were made to tax credits that will benefit families. … Read more