Committee Discusses Cost Adjustment

Casper, Wy – The Joint Education Committee has gone along with Teton County Concerns over a new regional cost formula. The committee will give Teton County one and a half million to address loses the county would suffer under a new regional cost adjustment in the school funding formula. Teton County school officials say the loss of money would keep them from retaining teachers. Albany County is another district that would lose money under the formula, but the committee did nothing to hold them harmless.