Snyder's Education Cuts

House, Senate, Snyder agree on $400 million for roads - Detroit Free Press

Wed, 2015-05-20 15:01

Detroit Free Press

House, Senate, Snyder agree on $400 million for roads
Detroit Free Press
One of the areas that will receive a cut is the $50 million originally budgeted for incentives to the film industry. That number is expected to be cut to $25 million in the target agreement signed today. Although other details weren't released, a press ...

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The Beginning Of David Letterman - Deadspin

Wed, 2015-05-20 13:17

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The Beginning Of David Letterman
Deadspin
They work the rooms and they yearn for their moment under the television lights—the moment that can turn them into paradigms of our age, the names cut into the marble walls of our culture halls: BRENNER. CHASE. KLEIN. ..... David Letterman may not be ...

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Ecotourism development steps include June 10 meeting - Republican-Leader

Wed, 2015-05-20 10:45

Republican-Leader

Ecotourism development steps include June 10 meeting
Republican-Leader
The listings in a document also noted, “Several participants also recognized the opportunity to turn existing tourism activities into ecotourism by adding educational and sustainability components.” Deden said the River ... taken to move to ecotourism ...

Dock to Dish thriving, now it has its first Fish School - Florida Keys Keynoter

Wed, 2015-05-20 09:13

Florida Keys Keynoter

Dock to Dish thriving, now it has its first Fish School
Florida Keys Keynoter
The second station will have teaching members cutting, filleting and de-boning the fish, while the third station will show members how to cook and prepare the fish. "You have to be an educated consumer," Menta said. "We have to show people how; it isn ...

Once again, Jeremy Brown and trustees part ways, this time at Portland ... - OregonLive.com

Wed, 2015-05-20 08:33

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Once again, Jeremy Brown and trustees part ways, this time at Portland ...
OregonLive.com
Education: Doctorate in experimental nuclear physics, University of Birmingham and University of California, Berkeley. ... the future: the next president will face a declining graduation rate –- as of 2011, the share of full-time degree-seeking ...

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Wednesday Briefing: State Education Board in Bunnell, Letterman Ends, Digital ... - FlaglerLive.com

Wed, 2015-05-20 08:30

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Wednesday Briefing: State Education Board in Bunnell, Letterman Ends, Digital ...
FlaglerLive.com
The State Board of Education meets at the Government Services Building's board chambers in Bunnell at 9 a.m. The meeting will feature a report by state Education Commissioner Pam Stewart and a presentation by Flagler Superintendent Jacob Oliva on ...

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Snyder's next big thing: Data-driven criminal justice - Detroit Free Press

Wed, 2015-05-20 07:39

Detroit Free Press

Snyder's next big thing: Data-driven criminal justice
Detroit Free Press
What is newsworthy, and hopeful, is that a Republican governor is lobbying conservative Republican state legislators to embrace commonsense criminal justice as a way to cut government spending without savaging more productive investments in education, ...

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Michigan legislation would cut off welfare for families with truant children - World Socialist Web Site

Wed, 2015-05-20 01:48

Michigan legislation would cut off welfare for families with truant children
World Socialist Web Site
The cynical claim made by politicians such as Michigan Governor Rick Snyder and Pscholka is that cutting families off from social services will somehow improve the education of children, and thereby address poverty. DHS spokesman Dave Akerly called the ...

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Michigan legislation would cut off welfare for families with truant children - World Socialist Web Site

Wed, 2015-05-20 01:48

Michigan legislation would cut off welfare for families with truant children
World Socialist Web Site
The cynical claim made by politicians such as Michigan Governor Rick Snyder and Pscholka is that cutting families off from social services will somehow improve the education of children, and thereby address poverty. DHS spokesman Dave Akerly called the ...

Gilded Age estate opening to public for Sewickley Garden Tour - Tribune-Review

Tue, 2015-05-19 22:05

Gilded Age estate opening to public for Sewickley Garden Tour
Tribune-Review
... schools throughout Pennsylvania. The database uses public personnel data from the state Department of Education to create the first user-friendly tool of its kind for finding and comparing pay for Pennsylvania teachers and administrators ...

On the Move: Wednesday, May 20, 2015 - Pensacola News Journal

Tue, 2015-05-19 18:32

Pensacola News Journal

On the Move: Wednesday, May 20, 2015
Pensacola News Journal
Banse earned a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Daemen College, Snyder, N.Y. and a Master of Science in Family Psychiatric and Mental Health from The State University of New York at Buffalo. She brings almost ... Chesser has almost 18 years of ...

How high school lacrosse team played role in 'Redskins' name change - USA TODAY

Tue, 2015-05-19 17:19

USA TODAY

How high school lacrosse team played role in 'Redskins' name change
USA TODAY
AKRON, N.Y. -- Akron High School's boys lacrosse team leads the nation with nearly 24 goals per game. The Tigers are 16-0 entering Tuesday's sectional quarterfinals of New York State's Class C playoffs. And none of that even takes into account what ...

Survey points to inconsistent support for funding to solve state skills gap - Crain's Detroit Business (blog)

Tue, 2015-05-19 15:14

Crain's Detroit Business (blog)

Survey points to inconsistent support for funding to solve state skills gap
Crain's Detroit Business (blog)
Yet higher education — including community colleges, where much of the state's vocational training is found — was respondents' most favorable choice when asked which of a handful of government departments and services they'd cut to come up with money ...

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Phil Power: A roads solution for Michigan - MLive.com

Tue, 2015-05-19 10:06

MLive.com

Phil Power: A roads solution for Michigan
MLive.com
John Engler astonished most observers by agreeing, and the legislature went along. Faced with the threat of no funding for education in the state – lawmakers finally agreed to present to Michigan voters two options: ... Snyder's original proposal to ...
A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorialsWashington Times

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College Savings 'Important' to Families — But not a Priority - MainStreet

Tue, 2015-05-19 07:17

MainStreet

College Savings 'Important' to Families — But not a Priority
MainStreet
Also, since college costs increase by about a factor of three over any 17-year period, a good college savings goal should be the full cost of a college education the year the child was born, Kantrowitz said. This means if a couple ... “Families can ...

Phil's column - Bridge Michigan

Tue, 2015-05-19 06:01

Bridge Michigan

Phil's column
Bridge Michigan
John Engler astonished most observers by agreeing, and the legislature went along. Faced with the threat of no funding for education in the state – lawmakers finally agreed to present to Michigan voters two options: ... Snyder's original proposal to ...
A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorialsWashington Times

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Public to vote on proposed school district budgets for 2015-16 academic year - Troy Record

Mon, 2015-05-18 22:38

Public to vote on proposed school district budgets for 2015-16 academic year
Troy Record
Also, there are two vacancies on the Board of Education with four people vying for seats. Marcia Etman is not seeking re-election, while Andrea Ryan's term has expired. However, Ryan is running for re-election and there are three other candidates vying ...

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Community colleges lifted via Obama - Politico

Mon, 2015-05-18 21:46

Community colleges lifted via Obama
Politico
Through reconciliation legislation that amended the Affordable Care Act in 2010 — the same bill from which the American Graduation Initiative funding was cut — Obama secured $2 billion to authorize and fund the Trade Adjustment Assistance Community ...

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Orr: 5 months after bankruptcy, Detroit still on track - Detroit Free Press

Mon, 2015-05-18 16:21

Detroit Free Press

Orr: 5 months after bankruptcy, Detroit still on track
Detroit Free Press
Orr made the remarks after an awards ceremony for Goodwill Industries of Greater Detroit, the non-profit group that offers employment training, education, job placement and support programs. Goodwill honored Orr; Gov. Rick Snyder; retired U.S ...

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A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorials - Daily Mining Gazette

Mon, 2015-05-18 10:56

A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorials
Daily Mining Gazette
Rick Snyder to finally show true leadership and get this thing done. It is heartening that so far, they have ... Without new revenue, cuts made to K-12 and higher education during the Great Recession would never be restored. Michigan is spending 9.5 ...

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