Within the NC Senate Budget The Following Are Mentioned…

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The NC Senate released its proposed budget this week. In its pages the following search terms were used to find the frequency at which they were used.

  • “school” – 953 times
  • “teachers” – 127
  • “EVAAS” – 25
  • “achievement” – 14
  • “teacher salary” – 12
  • “teacher assistant” – 1
  • “graduate degree” – 0
  • “hurricane” – 13
  • “Teaching Fellows” – 2
  • “minimum wage” – 1
  • “Medicaid Expansion” – 0
  • “tax” – 452
  • “bonus” – 80
  • “test” – 76
  • “advanced teaching roles” – 22
  • “public school” – 128
  • “curriculum” – 14
  • “poverty” – 13
  • “Virtual e-wallet” – 1
  • “vendor” – 11
  • “charter school”  – 26
  • “low-income” – 10
  • “food” – 4
  • “subcommittee” – 24
  • “Department of Public Instruction” – 55
  • “bus driver” – 0
  • “gun” – 1
  • “firearm” – 0
  • “school safety” – 18
  • “Superintendent of Public Instruction” – 21
  • “tuition” – 66
  • “raise” – 15
  • “lunch” – 7
  • “calendar flexibility” – 0
  • “pilot” – 70