Oveta Hunter (center) an elementary school teacher from Seattle, cheers and holds a sign during a Jan. 16 rally in support of education funding at the Capitol in Olympia. The Washington State Supreme Court ruled last week that while lawmakers have made progress, they are not on track to meet a court-imposed deadline to fully fund basic education, and will remain in contempt of court. (Ted S. Warren/Associated Press file photo)

Oveta Hunter (center) an elementary school teacher from Seattle, cheers and holds a sign during a Jan. 16 rally in support of education funding at the Capitol in Olympia. The Washington State Supreme Court ruled last week that while lawmakers have made progress, they are not on track to meet a court-imposed deadline to fully fund basic education, and will remain in contempt of court. (Ted S. Warren/Associated Press file photo)

Editorial: School funding half-full, half-empty, but not ample

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