| 
  • If you are citizen of an European Union member nation, you may not use this service unless you are at least 16 years old.

  • You already know Dokkio is an AI-powered assistant to organize & manage your digital files & messages. Very soon, Dokkio will support Outlook as well as One Drive. Check it out today!

View
 

K-12 Education - Main

This version was saved 13 years, 4 months ago View current version     Page history
Saved by Rebecca May
on March 8, 2011 at 12:42:22 pm
 
  • Cuts aid to schools by about $900 million, or 9%, and reduces how much schools can collect from property taxes per student. CITE BB

  • Eliminates the requirement that schools be open 180 days a year. Schools could meet for fewer, but longer, days as long as the same minimum number of classroom hours were retained. CITE BB

  • Eliminates or cuts programs to students with particular service needs. Cuts to public education include state grants that would provide alternative education for struggling students ($4.5 million), alcohol and drug treatment programs ($8.7 million), bilingual-bicultural education (10% cut) and 4-year-old kindergarten (10% cut).

  • Spends $1.2 million for an initiative to develop a third-grade reading test. The funds would be designated for the Department of Administration instead of the ***

  •  

Comments (0)

You don't have permission to comment on this page.