Kate Brown: 4 key positions on education

Preschool. Secured funding to provide free preschool to 1,300 additional low-income children starting in 2016. Pledges to add 10,000 more slots in 2019-21 state budget. “Ninety percent of brain growth happens in first five years.” Teacher pay and benefits. Says pay should be increased and all pension benefits left intact. “These are hard-working people. They give the […]