A school-finance deal between the two chambers at the state Capitol is still possible before the special legislative session ends on August 16. Tell your state senator to make a deal now … Our kids are worth it!
Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick announced today a batch of proposals for the special session that he claimed would improve teacher pay and benefits while improving school funding. He spoke of how important teachers are and said he wanted to see average teacher pay go up by $8,000, wanted teachers to receive “longevity bonuses” of $600 […]