Education


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  1. Support adequate funding for public education, and no use of public funds for the expansion of charter schools through a voucher program
  2. Support stronger local district control over charter schools that includes greater fiscal management and accountability.
  3. Support a statewide assessment and accountability system that provides the same data at appropriate intervals to measure student progress for all schools that receive public funds, directly or indirectly.
  4. Support higher standards for early childhood education, for both staff and programs
  5. Support measures to improve district and community collaboration for pre-school programs, social services, and after school programs.

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