Reader Poll:

What are you willing to give up to pay to retain good teachers for our children? (Select all that apply.)

  • I would be willing to pay a higher sales tax. 15%
  • I will pay more in property taxes. 15%
  • I want to see schools cut extracurricular activities, such as drama, music and sports. 3%
  • I would rather see another bond/override election that will sunset eventually. 3%
  • I want to see the state shift funding from other departments into education. 22%
  • I would rather see schools continue to receive tax credits. 8%
  • My kids are grown; I don't want to give up anything (not my responsibility). 7%
  • I want to donate how much I want to, and not be told or forced. 5%
  • Cut field trips or something else that does not affect in-class learning or extracurricular activities. 5%
  • Charge businesses or developers an impact fee for education. 16%

2506 total votes

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