At the B.B. barbershop near the Richmond-Henrico border, Edward Hamilton keeps an intense gaze focused on his clients’ head in between sweeps of his electronic clippers.
Both the House and Senate budgets include funding for classroom observations for the Virginia Preschool Initiative, or VPI.
Virginia legislators continue closed-door meetings this week to discuss the state’s budget. There remains big gulfs between House and Senate budgets when it comes to K-12 education, and higher education.
A bill allowing students already proficient in a second language to take a coding class instead of a foreign language class has now passed both House and Senate chambers.