Gov. Greg Abbott's 40 recommendations come less than 2 weeks after 10 people were killed at a high school in Santa Fe, Texas.
Weekend demonstration follows in the footsteps of teacher rallies in several rallies.
Classes at many schools were canceled as teachers came to the state capitol to pressure state lawmakers.
More than half a million students will be out of school as teachers demonstrate at the state capitol in Raleigh.
Task force will study housing needs on the Laramie campus before recommending how to address the university's aging residence halls.
The legislation provides funds for raises averaging 19 percent within 3 years.
Legislature is considering proposal to give teachers a 20 percent raise by 2020.