Teachers Union official on plans to scale back Class Size Amendment listen02/20/09 Mitch E. Perry
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Earlier this week, WMNF covered a press conference where Congresswoman Kathy Castor announced that over $100 million in federal funds for education would be going directly to her Congressional District, which encompasses most of Hillsborough County, a part of St. Petersburg and a part of Manatee County.
Much of that funding will go to programs like Head Start, Title I Schools and for children with special needs.
WMNF asked Jean Clements, president of the Hillsborough Classroom Teachers Association, about what the funding might mean for the countyâ€™s teachers.