The Senate Education Committee chaired by Sen. Luther Olsen (R-Ripon) held a public hearing on Thursday, September 14th on the following bills listed below.
Senate Bill 329. Relating to: professional development training in character education for teachers, principals, and school district administrators, granting rule-making authority, and making an appropriation. WASB registered in support of this bill.
Senate Bill 383. Relating to: the payment of state aid to school districts and payments to operators of independent charter schools and private schools participating in a choice program or the Special Needs Scholarship Program. The WASB testified in support of this bill. See our testimony here.
Assembly Bill 250. Relating to: alternative education grants.
Assembly Bill 251. Relating to: modifying rules related to grant programs administered by the Department of Public Instruction.