Act 10 and Quality Education
Written By: Karen Schroeder | Posted: Wednesday, May 30th, 2012
Governor Walker has been bringing state educational organizations such as Wisconsin Association of School District Administrators (WASDA), the Wisconsin Association of School Boards (WASB), the Department of Public Instruction (DPI), teacher organizations and others to the table to discuss educator effectiveness and concerns facing school districts.
While ACT 10 is holding individuals accountable for their choices, many administrators believe it is time to change the political focus from ACT 10 to the constant struggle for revenue needed for districts to fulfill the ever-growing list of responsibilities that schools are required to address. Jim Jones, Superintendent of Stanley-Boyd Area Schools, believes that "ACT 10 does not tear apart the basic tenets of our contracts.
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