Vote Nevada Supporters,
Saturday, April 1st, the Las Vegas Alliance of Black School Educators is hosting Dr. Kyle Rogers who will discuss Discipline Practices in the Clark County School District, starting at 1 pm via Zoom. You can RSVP here: t.ly/ki6O
Saturday, April 1st, Vote Nevada is hosting a special movie viewing from 3 to 5 pm, via Zoom. We are watching the new indie movie called The Young Vote and the film producer, Diane Robinson, is our special guest. You can RSVP here: https://vote-nevada.news/The-Young-Vote-Viewing
Monday, March 27, 2023, is scheduled to be the cutoff for accepting new bills from legislators. The legislature can move the deadline again, so, we will see what happens.
You can view this week’s upcoming legislative calendar as well as view committee and bill information here: https://www.leg.state.nv.us/App/NELIS/REL/82nd2023
You can view past Vote Nevada Updates here: https://vote-nevada-blog.org/
There was an 8-hour hearing yesterday with the Joint Assembly Ways and Means and Senate Finance Committee. The Committee heard from the 17 county school superintendents on proposed funding for K12 education. Again, this recording is a primary source to build the foundation for analyzing the facts related to proposed K12 funding.
You can review the hearing here: https://www.leg.state.nv.us/App/NELIS/REL/82nd2023/Meeting/11865?p=1011865
Of course, we also need to keep in mind that school funding does not encompass all the behavioral health services needed to ensure children and their families have the tools to address issues that happen outside of the school. We must pair the two together.
Here are some of this week’s important hearings:
Monday, March 27, 2023
AB47: Presentation on Background and Findings of the Commission on School Funding
- Room 2134 of the Legislative Building, 401 S. Carson St., Carson City, NV.
- Videoconferenced to Room 4412 of the Grant Sawyer State Office Building, 555 E. Washington Ave., Las Vegas, NV.
Friday, March 31, 2023
This hearing is a continuation of the presentation by the school districts on funding for K12.
Joint Meeting of the Assembly Committee on Ways and Means and Senate Committee on Finance
- Room 4100 of the Legislative Building, 401 S. Carson St., Carson City, NV.
- Videoconferenced to Room 4401 of the Grant Sawyer State Office Building, 555 E. Washington Ave., Las Vegas, NV.
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