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Mark Burbank's astronomy class at Mountlake Terrace High School has nearly 40 students enrolled, an example of the kind of overcrowded classroom that Initiative 1351 on the Nov. 4 ballot would address, but at a cost of billions.
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Our youngest need our time, our interaction. Policies that allow parents the time and flexibility to be with their babies, toddlers and preschool-aged kids are just as important as access to preschool.
Response from Ramona Hattendorf in "Your voices: Readers' opinions, concerns on expanded pre-K"
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