Snyder's Education Cuts

The Quiet Clash Between Transgender Women And Drag Queens - ThinkProgress

Wed, 2014-06-25 09:07

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The Quiet Clash Between Transgender Women And Drag Queens
ThinkProgress
After an initially weak response to the outcry, Logo TV, the LGBT-focused network that airs Drag Race, announced it was pulling the episode and also cutting the “You've got She-mail! ... People who identify as transgender report incredibly high rates ...

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Education spending, charter schools and retirement plans make political headlines - Michigan Radio

Wed, 2014-06-25 08:42

Education spending, charter schools and retirement plans make political headlines
Michigan Radio
Governor Snyder signed an education budget bill yesterday. Lessenberry says it increases money for higher education by around 6%, which as Lessenberry notes “doesn't make up for the cuts they took earlier in the Snyder administration”. It also funds ...

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Michigan schools are hurting - The Detroit News

Wed, 2014-06-25 00:03

Michigan schools are hurting
The Detroit News
Rick Snyder agreed to a small funding increase in the 2014-15 education budget. This increase, timed to coincide with the governor's re-election campaign, seems more politically motivated than an act of generosity. But a long record of deep cuts to ...

Michigan schools are hurting - The Detroit News

Wed, 2014-06-25 00:03

Michigan schools are hurting
The Detroit News
Rick Snyder agreed to a small funding increase in the 2014-15 education budget. This increase, timed to coincide with the governor's re-election campaign, seems more politically motivated than an act of generosity. But a long record of deep cuts to ...

Easton Area School Board appoints Brian Snyder to fill vacancy - The Express-Times

Tue, 2014-06-24 21:41

Easton Area School Board appoints Brian Snyder to fill vacancy
The Express-Times
"I want to maintain the standards that Easton has," said Snyder, "and work to remedy the areas that need improving." Dozens of teacher cuts in recent years and increased classroom sizes spurred him to run for the position, Snyder said. He told the ...

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Gov. Rick Snyder OKs more funding for colleges, preschool - Battle Creek Enquirer

Tue, 2014-06-24 21:15

Gov. Rick Snyder OKs more funding for colleges, preschool
Battle Creek Enquirer
Snyder was trying to counter Democrats' election year attack that he cut $1 billion from education in his first year, which disregards federal stimulus money drying up and later supplemental adjustments to both the 2010-11 and 2011-12 K-12 budgets.

Snyder OKs more funding for colleges, preschool - Fairfield Citizen

Tue, 2014-06-24 18:54

Snyder OKs more funding for colleges, preschool
Fairfield Citizen
Snyder was trying to counter Democrats' election year attack that he cut $1 billion from education in his first year, which disregards federal stimulus money drying up and later supplemental adjustments to both the 2010-11 and 2011-12 K-12 budgets.

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Snyder signs $15.8B ed budget - Lansing State Journal

Tue, 2014-06-24 18:51

Snyder signs $15.8B ed budget
Lansing State Journal
Snyder was trying to counter Democrats' election year attack that he cut $1 billion from education in his first year, which disregards federal stimulus money drying up and later supplemental adjustments to both the 2010-11 and 2011-12 K-12 budgets.

Snyder OKs more funding for colleges, preschool - WRAL.com

Tue, 2014-06-24 18:33

Snyder OKs more funding for colleges, preschool
WRAL.com
Snyder was trying to counter Democrats' election year attack that he cut $1 billion from education in his first year, which disregards federal stimulus money drying up and later supplemental adjustments to both the 2010-11 and 2011-12 K-12 budgets.

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Snyder rebuts Democrats who say he cut education budget by $1B - The Detroit News

Tue, 2014-06-24 18:15

Snyder rebuts Democrats who say he cut education budget by $1B
The Detroit News
“It fails to fully restore the $1 billion Snyder cut from education and continues the pattern of wasting millions of our taxpayer dollars on unaccountable, for-profit charter schools that are failing to educate our kids,” former U.S. Rep. Mark Schauer ...

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Snyder rebuts Democrats who say he cut education budget by $1B - The Detroit News

Tue, 2014-06-24 18:13

Snyder rebuts Democrats who say he cut education budget by $1B
The Detroit News
“It fails to fully restore the $1 billion Snyder cut from education and continues the pattern of wasting millions of our taxpayer dollars on unaccountable, for-profit charter schools that are failing to educate our kids,” former U.S. Rep. Mark Schauer ...

In gubernatorial races, it's the economy, 'stupid' - CNBC.com

Tue, 2014-06-24 16:53

In gubernatorial races, it's the economy, 'stupid'
CNBC.com
Not only has job growth been tepid, but in areas Walker has emphasized—like cutting taxes and reforming the legal system—Wisconsin has barely budged relative to the competition. Read MoreA ... When former venture capitalist Rick Snyder took office as ...

State funding plan forces more Midland Public Schools cuts - Midland Daily News

Tue, 2014-06-24 15:20

State funding plan forces more Midland Public Schools cuts
Midland Daily News
Blindsided by a state education bill that has the net effect of reducing per-pupil spending for some districts, the Midland Public Schools Board of Education Monday night approved a 2014-15 budget that cuts technology funding by $250,000. “We will ...

Gov. Rick Snyder signs $15 billion education budget for 2014-15 - MLive.com

Tue, 2014-06-24 15:19

Gov. Rick Snyder signs $15 billion education budget for 2014-15
MLive.com
Snyder put pen to paper on the education budget in an indoor ceremony Tuesday at the state Capitol, after inclement weather outside scuttled plans for an outdoor signing. The governor was joined at the bill signing by ... The funding was approved in ...

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Why It Took A Plea From A Pizza Guy to Increase Michigan's Higher Education ... - NationSwell

Tue, 2014-06-24 11:47

Why It Took A Plea From A Pizza Guy to Increase Michigan's Higher Education ...
NationSwell
That's a message education leaders in Michigan have been trying to illustrate to lawmakers as funding for higher education was reduced by about $1 billion in total cuts over the past 10 years. Back in 2011, the leader of another national chain pitched ...

Stephen Henderson: If taxes are evil, why is Minnesota working? - Wausau Daily Herald

Tue, 2014-06-24 05:32

Stephen Henderson: If taxes are evil, why is Minnesota working?
Wausau Daily Herald
Minnesota, in fact, is something of a Great Lakes phenomenon: a high-tax, high-spending counter to places like Michigan and Indiana, and a place where investment in education and infrastructure seems to be helping, not hurting, economic recovery. A ...
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Bessemer school approves budget - Your Daily Globe.com

Tue, 2014-06-24 00:47

Bessemer school approves budget
Your Daily Globe.com
The biggest impact on the school's budget was a cut in special education payments from the Gogebic-Ontonagon Intermediate School District, but the Bessemer School District is dropping its expenditures to match. Next year's revenues and expenditures are ...

Davenport School board cuts ties with architecture firm - Quad City Times

Mon, 2014-06-23 22:46

Davenport School board cuts ties with architecture firm
Quad City Times
Johanson and board members Ken Krumwiede, Maria Dickmann, Rich Clewell, Jamie Snyder and Nikki DeFauw voted to discontinue the contract. Board member Bill Sherwood cast the lone vote to stick with CSO. “It's is a very unfortunate situation that we ...

Review team to determine what district already knows: Benton Harbor schools in ... - Michigan Radio

Mon, 2014-06-23 17:45

Review team to determine what district already knows: Benton Harbor schools in ...
Michigan Radio
Rick Snyder announced today his appointment of a six-member review team. The team ... It has made some progress in cutting the deficit in the past couple of years, but Seawood says it'll realistically take another 14 years to close the budget gap ...

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Effective Teaching Strategies - FireEngineering.com

Mon, 2014-06-23 10:57

Effective Teaching Strategies
FireEngineering.com
My educational background in secondary education has provided me with different techniques for sharing the information I want to pass along to other firefighters. As the lead drill instructor, you .... Someone takes a door, cuts the A posts, and rolls ...

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