The House Education Committee advanced a bill on Tuesday that would require local school boards to hold a 15-minute public comment period at their regular monthly meetings. House Education Committee Chair Regina Huff, a Republican, said she drafted the bill in response to parents who felt silenced by local school
On Wednesday, January 19, delegates from the Wisconsin Association of School Boards (WASB) considered leaving the National School Board Association (NSBA). In the end, the delegates decided to leave the decision to its board of directors. In the meantime, the WASB will continue to be a member of the NSBA.
MOSES LAKE – Candidates for Moses Lake City Council, Moses Lake School Board, Hospital District 1 and the Moses Lake Harbor Overseeing Commission discussed in an online forum on Monday to properly manage local growth and resume a some degree of local control over Olympia. âWe, as a city, need
The five candidates vying for two seats on the Talawanda Education Council expressed concerns about critical race theory, COVID-19 policies, school finances and more at a virtual candidates night, co-sponsored by the Oxford Observer and the League of Women Voters – Oxford, Wednesday evening. The forum was moderated by journalist
PORT ANGELES – Two Port Angeles city council candidates in each of the two races had the first stage of the electoral forum last week to discuss homelessness and other issues despite having a third-person record for disputed seats. Post 4 incumbent Kate Dexter, council-appointed mayor, was joined by challenger
– The Paso Robles Education Alliance (PREA) hosted a virtual Zoom discussion forum on September 30 for applicants for open positions on the Paso Robles Joint Unified School District Board of Trustees. There are four positions to fill this year and around ten candidates. Eleven candidates participated in the forum.
The November school board candidates are weighing how they might approach the prospect of further cuts to the Arlington Public Schools budget next year. The pandemic has forced Arlington Public Schools to cut millions from its budget this year, and additional budget pressures may be ahead. The candidates – independent