Posts With Keyword ‘Education Funding’

Schmitz: Teacher Cuts Not the Fault of Lawmakers

Posted: Friday, April 16th, 2010 at 6:55 am

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A southeast Iowa state lawmaker says the legislature isn’t to blame for the teacher layoffs that many school districts are facing.

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Schmitz: Education Cuts Won’t Likely Be Restored

Posted: Monday, March 1st, 2010 at 5:58 am

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Many Iowa school districts are scrambling to find ways to save money as they develop next year’s budget.

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