Tag Archives: Act 60

Op - Ed
July 20, 2017

Act 60: Twenty years after Brigham

By William J. Mathis

Editor’s note: William J. Mathis is managing director of the National Education Policy Center and vice-chair of the Vermont State Board of Education, and a Goshen resident. The views expressed here do not necessarily reflect the views of any organization with which…

Tweaking Act 46 for kids’ education
Op - Ed
February 9, 2016

Tweaking Act 46 for kids’ education

Shap Smith

By House Speaker Shap Smith

The first major hurdle of the 2016 legislative session was resolved this past Saturday when lawmakers approved a tweak to the cost containment threshold in Act 46, last year’s education governance reform bill. The debate echoed…