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Dear young Physicists and Architects - Lifeboat Foundation (blog)

Snyder's Education Cuts - 3 hours 30 min ago

Dear young Physicists and Architects
Lifeboat Foundation (blog)
But even the old infinite temporal distance of the horizon of a black hole does already reveal a disquieting historical fact: Up to this day, every educated physicist thinks and readily explains with heavyweight arguments that the “frozen appearance ...

Mackinac meeting to focus on roads, schools, urban revival - SunHerald.com

Snyder's Education Cuts - 8 hours 15 min ago

Mackinac meeting to focus on roads, schools, urban revival
SunHerald.com
Guests speaking at the conference include John Hope Bryant, founder of Operation HOPE, which provides economic education and financial counseling to lower-income Americans; presidential author Doris Kearns Goodwin; Mike Rowe, host of CNN's "Somebody's ...

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Mackinac meeting to focus on roads, schools, urban revival - Bradenton Herald

Snyder's Education Cuts - 8 hours 34 min ago

Mackinac meeting to focus on roads, schools, urban revival
Bradenton Herald
Guests speaking at the conference include John Hope Bryant, founder of Operation HOPE, which provides economic education and financial counseling to lower-income Americans; presidential author Doris Kearns Goodwin; Mike Rowe, host of CNN's "Somebody's ...

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Mackinac meeting to focus on roads, schools, urban revival - Mid Columbia Tri City Herald

Snyder's Education Cuts - 9 hours 10 min ago

Mackinac meeting to focus on roads, schools, urban revival
Mid Columbia Tri City Herald
Guests speaking at the conference include John Hope Bryant, founder of Operation HOPE, which provides economic education and financial counseling to lower-income Americans; presidential author Doris Kearns Goodwin; Mike Rowe, host of CNN's "Somebody's ...

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New EPISD monitor Fred Liner experienced in aiding districts in crisis - El Paso Times

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sun, 2015-05-24 21:10

New EPISD monitor Fred Liner experienced in aiding districts in crisis
El Paso Times
Liner grew up in Snyder, between Midland and Abilene, and he received his bachelor's in education from the University of Texas at El Paso. He received his master's and superintendent certification from Sul Ross State University. He spent 35 years with ...

State must respond to education decline - Crain's Detroit Business

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sun, 2015-05-24 08:12

State must respond to education decline
Crain's Detroit Business
But the truth is that many of Michigan's schools are underperforming — and we're in an unintended race to the bottom that cuts across race, geography and income. According to the Education Trust-Midwest, if Michigan continues on its current path, it ...

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Editorial: Battle over prevailing wage laws heats up - Battle Creek Enquirer

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sun, 2015-05-24 06:12

Battle Creek Enquirer

Editorial: Battle over prevailing wage laws heats up
Battle Creek Enquirer
Rick Snyder is among those opposed to Republican lawmakers' efforts to repeal Michigan's prevailing wage law, and we agree with him. In January of this year, we wrote that prevailing wage laws protect people ... They know cutting wages would be cutting ...

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Genentech Opens New Bay Area Green Building to House Up to 1500 Workers - PharmaLive (press release) (subscription)

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sat, 2015-05-23 12:59

Genentech Opens New Bay Area Green Building to House Up to 1500 Workers
PharmaLive (press release) (subscription)
On Thursday May 21, Genentech (RHHBY) had a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the opening of Building 35, a 255,000-square-foot that will be the site for the company's product development and bioinformatics units. Genentech did not respond to a request for ...

Snyder, lawmakers shroud budget pact in unusual secrecy - The Detroit News

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2015-05-21 23:38

Snyder, lawmakers shroud budget pact in unusual secrecy
The Detroit News
Snyder's original proposal in February called for a 2 percent increase in the $1.5 billion higher education budget. It would have spread an added $28 million among universities next fall. Now they're looking at a ... Other news reports, also not ...

School board approves new K-5 curriculum - Tehachapi News

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2015-05-21 23:02

Tehachapi News

School board approves new K-5 curriculum
Tehachapi News
Close to 100 people tried to crowd into the small board room in the Tehachapi Educational Center for the meeting — some had to stand in the hallway and even those who made it into the room found that there were not enough chairs. Some sat on the floor ...

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Meeting Watch - Tehachapi News

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2015-05-21 22:50

Tehachapi News

Meeting Watch
Tehachapi News
Members present were: Carrie Austin, David Brown, Leonard Evansic, Mary Graham, Patty Snyder, Tim Traynham, and Jackie Wood. Superintendent Richard Swanson was absent. The open ... The RTI program is not a special education program; it is aimed at ...

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Our View: 'Cut governor's pay' one of the ideas that won't fix state roads - The Daily Telegram

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2015-05-21 12:56

The Daily Telegram

Our View: 'Cut governor's pay' one of the ideas that won't fix state roads
The Daily Telegram
Michigan gas taxes include sales tax that support education, local governments, etc. Of the 41 cents paid in state tax at the pump, roads get less than half (19 ... “Make the governor take a pay cut.” Likewise, Gov. Snyder's salary is nominally only ...

SNYDER'S STOUGHTON: A Town Meeting miracle? Only 4 nights! - Wicked Local Stoughton

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2015-05-21 12:43

SNYDER'S STOUGHTON: A Town Meeting miracle? Only 4 nights!
Wicked Local Stoughton
The analysis and explanations were excellent. We started earlier. Howie was on time the first three nights. That helped. Earlier nights we had no ceremonies. Not reading the articles cut some time. A minute here and a minute there added up. It went so ...

Boyne school board faces big budget battle - Petoskey News-Review

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2015-05-21 10:45

Petoskey News-Review

Boyne school board faces big budget battle
Petoskey News-Review
BOYNE CITY — The Boyne City Public Schools Board of Education will face some tough decisions in the next six weeks as it works to cut more than $700,000 from the upcoming school year's budget. District superintendent Peter Moss told the board and ...

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Hazel Park High School's miracle revival — and what may kill it - MLive.com

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2015-05-21 09:35

MLive.com

Hazel Park High School's miracle revival — and what may kill it
MLive.com
The district expects to cut 169 workers by July, including 46 teachers. Superintendent James Meisinger resigned on March 9. The curriculum administrator and business manager also resigned. Interim Superintendent Dr. Rick Repicky posted a two-page ...
Original article URL: http://bridgemi.com/2015/05/one-high-schools-miracle ...Bridge Michigan

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State budget deal contains $400 million for roads - WZZM

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2015-05-21 08:34

WZZM

State budget deal contains $400 million for roads
WZZM
He said the cuts will come from the Department of Health and Human Services, the Department of Corrections, and the Michigan Economic Development Corporation. Democrat Brandon Dillon, a Grand Rapids state Representative, said, "We continue to shovel ...
House, Senate, Snyder agree on $400 million for roadsDetroit Free Press

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MLive Sends Mixed Messages on School Funding - Michigan Capitol Confidential

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2015-05-21 06:39

Michigan Capitol Confidential

MLive Sends Mixed Messages on School Funding
Michigan Capitol Confidential
Leslie Public Schools is typical of many Michigan school districts - more money with fewer students. Leslie Public Schools will get $9.9 million in state funding for 1,324 students in 2015. That district received $9.2 million in 2009 for 1,372 students.

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Original article URL: http://bridgemi.com/2015/05/one-high-schools-miracle ... - Bridge Michigan

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2015-05-21 06:27

Bridge Michigan

Original article URL: http://bridgemi.com/2015/05/one-high-schools-miracle ...
Bridge Michigan
... refuses to fail. The school's improvement may serve as a lesson, even a blueprint, for education across Michigan, as Gov. Rick Snyder recently assumed more direct control of school turnaround strategy. .... “And we've got all these cuts looming. So ...

Expenditures down, taxes to increase - Citizen Standard

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2015-05-21 04:08

Expenditures down, taxes to increase
Citizen Standard
"The primary reason for the tax increase is to maintain the current educational opportunities that we provide for our students, in light of the budget cuts suffered by public education in Pennsylvania," said Dr. Snyder. "I continue to be hopeful that ...

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Poll: US senators' names stump voters - The Detroit News

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2015-05-21 02:27

The Detroit News

Poll: US senators' names stump voters
The Detroit News
Rick Snyder chose the Goodwill Industries center on Grand River in Detroit for his special message on criminal justice reforms this week because it operates a jobs program for criminal offenders who have served their time. Goodwill Industries ... The ...

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