Tag: Prop 301

Teacher Salary Webinar

| April 8, 2018
Teacher Salary Webinar

Join Anabel Aportela, Chris Kotterman, and Chuck Essigs to learn about the implications and implementation of a 20% salary increase for our teachers. The webinar is free to join.

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FY19 Education Budget Priorities. See more Expect More Arizona education news here

| March 21, 2018
FY19 Education Budget Priorities. See more Expect More Arizona education news here

Arizona’s education system – early education, K through 12, community colleges, and universities – requires continued, reliable investments over time. The current budget proposal is an important step forward. It represents a sizeable investment in education. …

That said, we know the current budget does not provide all the resources needed to meet the shared goals we have for education in the state, nor does it address the fiscal cliff faced by education in just three years with the expiration of the Prop 301 sales tax, which generates $640 million. …

Expect More Arizona is eager to work together, across party lines, to find long-term funding solutions that support the success of every student, regardless of background, income or zip code.

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Need More Info About The Legislation That The Governor Signed To Settle The Prop 301 Inflation Funding Lawsuit?

| November 2, 2015
Need More Info About The Legislation That The Governor Signed To Settle The Prop 301 Inflation Funding Lawsuit?

Legislation to settle the long standing Prop 301 lawsuit passed the Legislature and was signed into law by Governor Ducey on Friday. The legislation will be contingent upon voter approval at a statewide special election scheduled for May 17, 2016 with the FY 2016 base level with teacher comp increasing to $3645 and $50,000,000 of additional funding coming to schools if the voters vote yes. The increases will impact the current school year (2015-2016 school year) if the election passes…

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Update On Prop 301 Inflation Funding Lawsuit

| October 9, 2015
Update On Prop 301 Inflation Funding Lawsuit

Chris Thomas, General Counsel/Director of Legal and Policy Sevices, for the Arizona School Boards Association has just provided an update on a recent court action regarding the Prop 301 Inflation Lawsuit. Read the takeaway points in this post.

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