Senate Bill 823 is scheduled for a Senate appropriations committee meeting today. The bill allocates almost $300 million for Hurricane Florence relief, $23.5 million of which would go to the Department of Public Instruction for school repairs. The committee is in room 643. Listen here.
There will be a new cast of characters overseeing state education policy in 2019—and many of them will be looking to shake things up to deliver on the many promises they made on the campaign trail in this year's midterm el... Read the rest