Legislative

Latest from Olympia: Bill to establish new teacher salary schedule, ban local levies

The Associated Press reported Wednesday that the Washington Senate offers bill to fix school funding.
Excerpt: The measure proposes a new statewide teacher salary schedule and bans the use of local levy dollars for basic education. The bill would ask the state auditor and the Office of the Superintendent of Public Instruction to keep an eye on local school districts to make sure they aren’t breaking the law.