Rock Hill schools mull tax increase, teacher pay raises in 2019-20 budget
Rock Hill, South Carolina, school district leaders are proposing a tax increase in the 2019-20 budget that includes pay raises for teachers and staff. Tax increases only apply to businesses and second homes.
Tiverton schools mull ways to better standardized test scores
Employing the newest technology and giving teachers time to meet and work together and take part in more professional development are proposals that
Teacher pay raises top budget priorities for Pasco schools, superintendent says
School Board members and teachers have called for bigger salary boosts than the district has been offering.
Minority faculty recruitment, teacher pay raises at top of Gainesville City Schools budget...
Gainesville City Schools is looking to continue its minority teacher recruitment plan and contribute to wage increases for its entire faculty as highlights of its 2020 fiscal year budget, which the board of education must approve by July 1.
Board mulls how to fix near-capacity middle schools
WFISD board, administration discuss whether or not to adjust attendance zone lines again.
Education leaders support push for teacher pay raise; questions, concerns remain over details
While public school teachers are enthused about prospects for a pay raise, they are leery about details of the plan, including how it would be financed and the size of
On a money hunt: Raising sales tax mulled as way to pay down Prescott’s PSPRS debt
Facing upwards of $72 million in unfunded obligations in its public-safety pension, the City of Prescott is once again in the midst of finding a stabilizing money source.
SC teachers expected to get a pay raise this year. Here's how much
SC House and Senate budget negotiators have worked out deal to give public school teachers a 1-percent pay raise, starting next school year. The raise is part of the state's more than $8 billion general fund budget.
‘Force in Rock Hill’ attends last meeting as school board member after 20 years
Longtime Rock Hill, South Carolina, school board member Jim Vining is not running for re-election. Board member Jane Sharp also is not seeking re-election.
Teacher pay increase receives top priority
Gov. John Bel Edwards wants to give Louisiana public school teachers at least a $1,000 annual pay increase in 2019. State Rep. Nancy Landry, RLafayette, wants to go the governor
Fond du Lac County teachers see bigger pay raise for the first time since Act 10
Teachers in area school districts are seeing a bigger pay increase this year due to the Consumer Price Index , tied to inflation, since Act 10 passed.
Illinois completes investigation of how copies of state test got out in Signal Hill School
Belleville Signal Hill Elementary School was under investigation for teacher misconduct for distributing copies of the science assessment before students were supposed to take the test, a security breach.
Glendale-River Hills School District passes third referendum in 10 years
Voters give thumbs up to operational funding referendum in Glendale-River Hills School District.
What they're saying: Mississippi teacher pay raise shortfall
Political candidates are sharing their thoughts on the pay raise miscalculation.
Durham County trims property-tax increase. What you'll pay, and what schools will get
Durham Commissioners approved a $645 million spending plan that includes more money for education and requires a tax increase for county residents. Durham Public Schools gets full $5 million in new funds.
School budgets: How much may your property taxes increase?
New York voters will head to the polls next week to decide school budgets that on average would increase property taxes by about 2.5%.
Gov. Cooper’s teacher pay plan: Raises averaging 10 percent over next two years
North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper announced Monday that his budget will call for 5 percent teacher raises on average this year and next – with a goal of raising pay to the national average in five years. Cooper’s plan would cost $813 million over two years without raising taxes, he said. During that time teachers would get average raises of 10 percent.
Glassford Hill Middle School teacher earns top honor
Bradshaw Mountain High math teacher gets top first-year honor Cindy Daniels, assistant superintendent for the Chino Valley Unified School District, congratulates Glassford Hill Middle School’s Jessica Marks, who was named the 2017 overall teacher of the year for Yavapai County on Friday by the Yavapai County Education Foundation. (Matt Santos/Courtesy) Ray Newton and wife Patti celebrate Ray winning the lifetime achievement award. (Nanci Hutson/Courier) On Friday…
Budget and teacher pay top school board candidate priorities
Helena school district’s budget shortfall and teacher salaries topped the list of concerns for seven school board candidates at a public forum Thursday in the Department of Public Health and
Top stories: JC school testing, bike trail tourism, tax increase & more from JC Press
The Johnson City Board of Education on Monday decided that the best way to send Nashville a message that the ongoing failure of the TNReady student and teacher assessment system must be corrected is to offer the state an alternative testing plan.
No SWAT situation. No surveillance. So why are cops on a roof in Rock Hill?
Police officers in York County, South Carolina, are holding "cops on a roof" through Saturday, June 30, 2018, to raise money for Special Olympics. Officers are atop Firehouse Subs collecting donations after raising $32,000 in 2017.