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Boost in education funding to help with achievement gapSubmitted: 09/19/2019
MADISON - Wisconsin's schools chief says a nearly 600-million dollar boost in education funding is a "down payment" on closing the state's achievement gap.

The state superintendent delivered the message today during an education address at the Capitol.


The speech comes a week after test scores showed that less than half of Wisconsin students are proficient in math and English.

The scores also showed a continuing achievement gap.

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