2021 – GNSA Support for LB132

GNSA Support for LB132Download Date: 2/2/2021TO: Education Committee, Senator Lynne Walz, ChairpersonRE: LB 132Senator Walz and members of the Education Committee,My Name is Kyle Fairbairn, and I represent the Greater Nebraska Schools Association (GNSA) which is an organization that represents 24 of the largest school districts in the state of Nebraska. These 24 districts represent … Continue reading 2021 – GNSA Support for LB132

2021 – Nebraska Education Collaboration Letters of Opposition to LR 22CA

The above organizations oppose LR 22CA.The amendment does not address the root cause of high property taxes in Nebraska: decades of underinvestment by the state in public education. Rather than limit the ability of local communities to make up for this underinvestment, we support both a substantial increase in state investment in public education, and … Continue reading 2021 – Nebraska Education Collaboration Letters of Opposition to LR 22CA

2021 – John Schwartz LB 323 STANCE_Ed Coalition Proponent Testimony

Proponent TestimonyLB 323January 25, 2021 Good afternoon, my name is John Schwartz, and I am the Superintendent for the Norris School District. I am here today to testify as a representative of Schools Taking Action for Nebraska Childrens’ Education (STANCE) and other organizations in the Nebraska Education Collaboration - Nebraska Council of School Administrators (NCSA), … Continue reading 2021 – John Schwartz LB 323 STANCE_Ed Coalition Proponent Testimony