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 GNSA Support for LB132

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 Nebraska Education Collaboration Letters of Opposition to LR 22CA

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 John Schwartz LB 323 STANCE_Ed Coalition Proponent Testimony