I have completed my visits to each of our five high schools, and am currently planning visits for our offsite members.
Prop 30 is Governor Brown’s funding initiative for education. If it doesn’t pass, ADA districts could lose another $452 per student funding, and our “Fair Share” could increase to as much as 11%. Click here to go to the CTA website for more information.
Prop 32 promises to stop special interest groups from contributing towards political interests, but really only stops “voluntary” payroll deductions for union Political Action Committees (PAC’s), while exempting many other special interest groups (corporations). Click here for more information.
This CNN article gives a variety of beginning of school numbers for schools across the United States, the most interesting number being the per student average funding level of $11,467. Click here for the entire article.