How to support public education in

Kentucky

Know the Issues

These are the challenges and opportunities facing public education in Kentucky.

Education Funding and Budget in KY

Education Funding and Budget in KY

Fully funding public schools is the only way to ensure all students get the education they deserve, regardless of ZIP code.

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Vouchers in KY

Vouchers in KY

Taking already scarce funding from local public schools and giving it to private schools hurts student opportunities.

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Retirement Security

Retirement Security

Educators deserve access to the benefits they spent their lives paying for. Protecting pensions and Social Security ensures retired educators live with dignity.

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Educator Salary

Educator Salary

Fair wages allow educators to provide for their families and do what they love without going into debt. Fact: 1 in 5 educators must take a second job to get by. This is not sustainable.

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Teacher Shortage

Teacher Shortage

To ensure each classroom has an effective teacher we must identifying and address the root cause of the shortage. Maintaining high standards for licensure ensures every student has a qualified teacher from day one.

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Workers’ Rights

Workers’ Rights

Educators’ working conditions are students’ learning conditions. All public education employees deserve the right to negotiate a fair contract. Educators must advocate for fair pay, better working conditions and our students.

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They side with students

These elected officials support public education in your state.
Gov. Andy Beshear (D)
Governor
Rep. John Yarmuth (D)
U.S. House, 3rd Dist.

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