House Appropriations Committee
Subcommittee on
Education Finance Structures

Presentations to the Committee

The following presentations were made before the House of Representatives' Subcommittee on Education Finance Structures on the date they are listed. Presenters include staff from the House Office of Program Research, staff of the Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction and the Office of Financial Management, and expert witnesses providing information at the request of the Work Group.

February 17, 2005

Subcommittee discussion on K-12 finance structure changes

Special Education Funding Structure (pdf 12 KB) Representative Fromhold 
Student Transportation Funding Structure (pdf 9KB) Representative Fromhold 
Pupil Transportation Study (pdf 87 KB) Superintendent of Public Instruction 
Summary of Issues and Options Discussed by K-12 Compensation Workgroups (pdf 10 KB) Denise Graham, Office of Program Research 
Workgroup on Administrator, Classified, and Grandfathered Teacher Salaries (pdf 15KB) Representative Cox 
Workgroup on Professional Certification and the Teachers' Salary Schedule (pdf 13KB) Representative Cox 
Knowledge and Skills Based Teacher Pay and Incentive (Differential) Pay Work Group Report to Subcommittee (pdf 12 KB) Representative Haigh 
Report of the Skills, Knowledge and Incentives (or Differential Pay) Work Group (pdf 9KB) Susan Morrissey, Office of Program Research 
K-12 Cost of Living Workgroup Report (pdf 9 KB) Representative Haigh 
K12 Cost of Living Work Group (pdf 10 KB) Representative Jarrett 
K12 COLA Charts (pdf 12 KB) LEAP and OFM

Subcommittee discussion on Higher Education (pdf 39 KB)
Barbara McLain, Office of Program Research

February 1, 2005

Presentation (pdf 2739 KB) Denise Graham, Office of Program Research

January 25, 2005

Presentation (pdf 1187 KB) Barbara Mertens, Washington Association of School Administrators & Bill Keim, Superintendent, Educational Service District 113
Handouts (pdf 1001 KB) Dan Wilson, President, Edmonds Education Association
Handouts (pdf 610 KB)  Jane Westergaard-Nimocks, Education Administrator  

January 21, 2005

Presentation (pdf 107 KB) Jennifer Wallace, Executive Director, PESB
Presentation (pdf 193 KB) Julie Salvi, Office of Financial Management
Presentation (pdf 371 KB) Scott Sheeran, Legislative Evaluation and Accountability Program
Presentation (pdf 615 KB) Dr. Terry Bergeson, Superintendent of Public Instruction

January 18, 2005

Higher Education Funding (pdf 153 KB)
Barbara McLain & Susan Howson, Office of Program Research

Overview of the Final Report of the House K‐12 Finance Workgroup (pdf 959 KB)
Denise Graham, Office of Program Research

Subcommittee Members and Staff