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Erie School District officials say they need $30 million from the state to fund basic school programs and close a budget gap, or the city’s schools could face “devastating” cuts. Gov. Tom Wolf’s budget would allocate $1.5 million toward meeting Erie’s request. But Wolf’s budget also includes $250 million in subsidies for the state’s horse […]Read More →
“The schoolhouse door is not where to deal with illegal immigration.”Read More →
As representatives from some of the nation’s top-performing charter schools discussed how their programs were successfully closing student achievement gaps, members of the House PreK-12 Innovation Subcommittee had a different “how” question in mind: How can we get you to come to Florida? The subcommittee heard this week from representatives of three out-of-state charter networks: […]Read More →
The Erie School District has had a lot of problems — and they seem to be getting worse. Apart from being in debt, running continuing deficits and planning for program cuts, auditors announced in a report that in one year’s time Erie may be unable to make necessary payments and stay solvent. “The District has […]Read More →
“The process you are using is not the process that is required by state law,” the letter from WILL and WMC states.Read More →
“The governor has laid out a vision with conservative victories,” Healy said.Read More →