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Area school funding increases listed


The Minnesota Department of Education recently released detailed school funding information following the 2013 legislative session. As a result of the budget passed by the Legislature and signed into law by Gov. Dayton, K-12 education received an increase of $485 million, including the funding of all-day kindergarten starting in the fall of 2014. The budget also includes $40 million for early childhood scholarships and accelerates the pay back of the school shift.

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Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
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