Tax bill includes some changes for educators, parents

4:55 p.m Tuesday, Dec. 19, 2017 Education
Justyce Bush, left, and Chasa’nae Brigham color pictures of the pets they have at home Friday during class at Perrin Woods Elementary School. Many teachers pay for school supplies on their own. An earlier version of the congressional tax bill would have removed a $250 deduction for such educational expenses. Bill Lackey/Staff

Here are how some education-related proposals in the tax bill, known as the “Tax Cuts and Jobs Act,” fared: