On August 18, 2021, State Senator Lisa Wellman arrived in the OESD area to speak with our region’s Superintendents.
Highlights and reasons of Senator Wellman’s visit are listed below:
- In preparation for the next Legislative Session
- Discussed important issues affecting our schools
- Several superintendents presented education related topics/concerns for discussion with the senator. Senator Wellman listened and shared some of the issues on her legislative docket. Some topics covered by superintendents included: regionalization, Elementary and Secondary School Emergency Relief Fund (ESSER), special education, transportation, decline in enrollment due to the pandemic, connectivity/broadband, and computer science.