June 1991
Education Week;6/19/1991, Vol. 10 Issue 39, p25
The article presents information related to legislative actions on education matters in the U.S. In Minnesota, legislature approved a legislative bill to allow the formation of a limited number of autonomous public schools under the direction of licensed teachers. At least one district has reported intentions to make such a school by fall. In Nebraska, final budget increases state share of education funding from 40 percent to 43 percent. In South Carolina, $110-million revenue projection shortfall compelled legislature to deduct pay raises for teachers.


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