A coalition that includes educators is working to pass a half-cent sales tax increase in Washoe County, Nev., to fix their schools’ biggest problems: deteriorating facilities and severe overcrowding.
Issue Education Funding
A new analysis confirms that rolling back Gov. LePage’s tax cuts for the wealthy will allow the state to meet its funding obligation to public schools.
Educators in schools near protected federal lands scramble to make up for funding lost as federal lawmakers have failed to act.
Donald Trump says not paying federal income taxes is smart. Educators, schoolchildren, and college students, and parents across America disagree.
“How can Sagan be trusted to properly regulate charter schools when he’s so invested in expanding them? The chairman needs to step down immediately.”
A small army of activists is contacting pro-public education voters, reminding them what’s at stake and to vote all the way down the ballot.
Oregon public school advocates are uniting around a ballot measure that asks corporations to pay their fair share in taxes.
Education voters can’t afford to overlook gubernatorial and other down ballot races, even if it is a presidential election year.
California’s Children’s Education And Health Care Protection Act aims to curb tax cuts for top 2%, which would cost schools $4 billion per year.
Social studies teacher Mike Thurston has spent his summer schooling voters on how a tax fairness ballot measure will bring more equitable school funding.