Education Budget Cuts and A Hippo

A Texas school district will soon trademark its mascot, a hippopotamus, in an effort to generate money to help finance itself as the state prepares to reduce its education budget by $4.8 billion over the next two years.

You can read about the Texas education budget cuts and the negative effect it is having on Texas school districts in the New York Times article, “Aid Cuts Have Texas Schools Scrambling to Find Cash,” here.

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