A week of statewide demonstrations was launched Monday, with hundreds of teachers calling for renewing a number of temporary taxes instead of further cutting public school funding to address the state's fiscal problems. We discuss the protests, and the status of the proposed cuts.
Public Education Cuts
Jill Tucker, education writer for The San Francisco Chronicle
Eric Heins, vice president-elect of the California Teachers Association
Tom Torlakson, state superintendent for public instruction and former California state assemblymember