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School board approves some budget cuts, with more to come

Original post made on May 7, 2017

Palo Alto school trustees approved about $3.4 million in budget cuts for the 2017-18 school year on Wednesday, continuing to work through a monthslong process to address an ongoing tax shortfall.

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Posted by KTD
a resident of another community
on May 7, 2017 at 7:58 am

It is depressing for me to read how much money is wasted in education in California. I am a principal in AZ and educators are paid the lowest in the nation. We have had multiple pay freezes over the past nine years and educators in this state do not even receive cost of living raises. It is sad to say there is already a teacher shortage because after receiving their degrees educators can not live off their salaries.