Educational Funding Impacts WY’s Attraction to Teachers

It’s too early to tell what the Wyoming Legislators will hear from APA, the educational consulting firm charged with reviewing the state’s funding model and the “basket of goods” being offered to students.

According to Johnson County School Superintendent Dr. Gerry Chase, it’s critical that the local schools can remain competitive in maintaining quality teachers through adequate funding from the state legislature…

While Wyoming is one of a few states that rely on minerals to fund education, our schools still must compete with all states for qualified educators in the classrooms.