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Governor Walker Appoints John Harmon, Lumen Christi High School, to the State Board of Education & Early Development

Governor Walker has appointed John Harmon, principal of Lumen Christi High School in Anchorage, to fill Esther Cox's seat on the State Board of Education & Early Development.

The House Education Committee will be having a confirmation hearing on Friday, April 17 at 8:00 a.m.

January 19, 2015 First Prefiled Legislation Released

Hi,

Here's the report with information on the first prefiled bills released today.  
 
Someone asked a question earlier this week about what the BSA will be for FY16. The BSA is what was passed in HB 278 last year - $5,880 for FY16 and $5,930 for FY17.  The amount for FY16 was forward funded last session.  
 
As to any predictions about what might occur regarding education funding during the upcoming session,