SEEK http://wfpl.org en Group Raising Money To 'Prove' Kentucky's Education System Needs More Money http://wfpl.org/post/group-raising-money-prove-kentuckys-education-system-needs-more-money <p><a href="http://www.kycbe.com/">The&nbsp;Council for Better Education</a> is asking its members to help fund another study to demonstrate how Kentucky’s education system is being underfunded.</p><p>This time, the study would show the cost of fully implementing the state’s 2009 education reforms that have been in place for two years, says council president and&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">Fayette County Public Schools superintendent Tom Shelton.</span></p> Fri, 08 Nov 2013 19:05:41 +0000 Devin Katayama 7486 at http://wfpl.org Group Raising Money To 'Prove' Kentucky's Education System Needs More Money Kentucky School Boards Jumping On 'Grassroots' Movement To Fund Public Education http://wfpl.org/post/kentucky-school-boards-jumping-grassroots-movement-fund-public-education <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Some are calling the dozens of Kentucky school boards that have passed resolutions demanding more funding for public education in the next state budget cycle the largest grassroots movement by local districts in recent history.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">“This really started with one school board, up in Morehead, the Rowan County board, that just got fed up,” says&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Brad Hughes, who has been with the Kentucky School Boards Association for 20 years.</span></p> Wed, 30 Oct 2013 15:43:12 +0000 Devin Katayama 7377 at http://wfpl.org Kentucky School Boards Jumping On 'Grassroots' Movement To Fund Public Education