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2007 Legislative Priorities

2007 Legislative Priorities

Priorities: Provide Adequate Funding for all Public School Operations; Provide Salary Increases and Benefit Enhancements for all Public School Personnel; Revise the Public School Calendar Law; Enhance Teacher Recruitment and Restoration; Enhance Recruitment and Retention of Principals and Assistant Principals; Maintain Safe Schools for all Public School Students and Personnel; Increase Funding for Public School Facility Construction and Renovations; Initiate Changes to the State's Accountability System for Public Schools; Revise the State's Return to Work Policy for Retirees; and Change the Age 5 Eligibility Date for Kindergarten Enrollment from October 16 to August 31.