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CEA statement on Negative Factor increase forced by Gallagher Amendment

Statement from CEA President Kerrie Dallman on the Joint Budget Committee (JBC) proposal, March 23, for a $50 million increase to the Negative Factor, the ongoing cut to Colorado students and schools…

DeVos-style education mandate clears Senate; educators urge House members to vote down SB-61

The Senate ignored concerns of diminished local control over school funding by approving Senate Bill 61, March 14. The measure, a state mandate which would force districts to funnel funds raised in local mill levy elections to charter schools, now moves to the House.