In the final days of the 2016 Washington legislative session, state lawmakers are working to find compromise on a funding solution for the state’s eight public charter schools. A Senate passed a bill back in January that would keep these schools operating and satisfy the Supreme Court ruling last year that declared the previous funding mechanism unconstitutional. The House has yet to advance… Read more
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