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. Continue reading Aid Payment Schedule, Character Education Among Bills Discussed at Public Hearing
The Assembly Education Committee, chaired by state Rep. Jeremy Thiesfeldt, held a public hearing on Aug. 24 on the following bills:
Assembly Bill 382 – This bill relates to screening school district employees for tuberculosis. The WASB worked with the Wisconsin Association of School Nurses and state Rep. Eric Genrich (D-Green Bay) to develop this bill.
WASB supports this bill and believes it will safeguard student, staff and public health while reducing school district costs. See: WASB Testimony on AB 382 Continue reading Employee TB Screening and State Aid Payment Schedule Bills Receive Public Hearing