proposition 30 http://kalw.org en What the election results mean for public education http://kalw.org/post/what-election-results-mean-public-education <p></p><p>This past election, San Franciscans voted on 18 state and local ballot initiatives. Arguably the biggest winner was public education.</p><p>On the state level, voters approved Proposition 30, which was a tax increase to fund K-12 programs and community colleges across the state. San Franciscans passed local Proposition A, establishing a more secure financial footing for City College.</p><p>KALW’s education reporter, Jen Chien, reports on how these measures will be rolled out and what their impact on public education will likely be.</p> Fri, 30 Nov 2012 01:24:06 +0000 Holly Kernan & Jen Chien 20006 at http://kalw.org What the election results mean for public education Teachers relieved by Prop 30 results http://kalw.org/post/teachers-relieved-prop-30-results <p><span id="internal-source-marker_0.684819792977071" style="font-size: 19px; font-family: Arial; background-color: transparent; vertical-align: baseline;">When she came into work this morning, Frank McCoppin kindergarten teacher Selina Cheung didn’t know whether she’d have a job next semester or not.</span><span style="background-color: transparent; vertical-align: baseline;">&nbsp;</span><span style="background-color: transparent; font-family: Arial; font-size: 19px;">Parent Siobhan </span>Culhane<span style="background-color: transparent; font-family: Arial; font-size: 19px;"> hadn’t heard the news about Proposition 30 either.</span></p><p> Wed, 07 Nov 2012 23:48:42 +0000 Casey Miner 19094 at http://kalw.org Teachers relieved by Prop 30 results