Daily Archives: November 20, 2008

Hold On To Your Wallet

It’s big news! Check it out here and here and here and here and here and here.

Washington State has announced an additional $2 billion deficit bringing the grand total to $5.1 billion. I would bet quite a bit that teacher salaries freeze (while health costs rise) and educational programs are cut. Since education is about 40% of the budget, it’s an easy item to cut.

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A Great Teacher-Blogger

Joel over at So You Want to Teach is a wonderful blogger with insights and unique perspectives. In addition, he’s quite generous, even offering his forum to allow guest bloggers from time to time. He, too, can make you a better teacher and colleague.