Governor calls for special session on school funding

Gov. Tony Evers has called a special session of the legislature to take up an increase in K-12 education funding, leading the way to restoring investments in public schools and boosting teacher pay. WEAC was on hand as he signed an executive order for the session, through which legislators will be asked to support a return to two-thirds funding using a portion of state surplus funding.

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Legislative Update – December 13, 2019

The Assembly Education Committee will have a public next Thursday on bills that include revenue limits for school districts, an online early learning pilot program, school district revenue limit adjustments for energy efficient projects and the seclusion and restraint of pupils.

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