Ohio seeks plan to address disproportionate school funding

School funding in Ohio and other states has been a festering problem for decades. Currently there is a proposed fix going through the Ohio statehouse, which would restore school funding in underserved communities and more.

Policy Matters Ohio has been at the forefront of the education funding debate and their Senior Project Director Wendy Patton joined the AWF Union Podcast to discuss how school funding got to where it is, the Fair School Funding Plan and more. Continue reading

America Rescue Plan Helps Schools Reopen

The America Rescue Plan is a multi-billion dollar relief package intended to provide relief for states suffering as a result of the pandemic.

Ohio Federation of Teachers President Melissa Cropper joined the America’s Work Force Union Podcast today to discuss how the bill will help state and local governments and schools. Continue reading