Snyder's Education Cuts

UW Bothell expands for science - HeraldNet

Sun, 2014-03-23 00:23

UW Bothell expands for science
HeraldNet
Jay Inslee and UW President Michael Young attended a dedication and ribbon cutting Thursday. The first expansion to the campus in 14 years, Discovery Hall is more of a necessity than a luxury for UW Bothell, a burgeoning education destination for ...

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Feedback: A right to life doesn't stop once you leave the womb - Detroit Free Press

Sun, 2014-03-23 00:12

Feedback: A right to life doesn't stop once you leave the womb
Detroit Free Press
Leonard Pitts Jr. exposed the hypocrisy behind the anti-abortion-rights movement. Too often, the concern expressed so loudly and forcibly in anti-abortion rhetoric is silent once the child is born. We see it every day in cuts to the social safety net ...

For kids of bankrupt Detroit, challenges abound - The State

Sun, 2014-03-23 00:04

The State

For kids of bankrupt Detroit, challenges abound
The State
"Detroit is a very difficult place to be a child," said Dan Varner, CEO of an education watchdog group called Excellent Schools Detroit. Often it's the grownups rather than kids who worry out loud about .... So it is that neighborhood task forces have ...

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Kids of Detroit fighting the fear of the unknown - WWLP 22News

Sat, 2014-03-22 16:27

Washington Post

Kids of Detroit fighting the fear of the unknown
WWLP 22News
“Detroit is a very difficult place to be a child,” said Dan Varner, CEO of an education watchdog group called Excellent Schools Detroit. Often it's the grownups rather than kids who worry out loud about .... So it is that neighborhood task forces have ...
For kids of bankrupt Detroit, challenges aboundDanbury News Times

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Children In Bankrupt Detroit Face Many Challenges - Huffington Post

Sat, 2014-03-22 14:17

Children In Bankrupt Detroit Face Many Challenges
Huffington Post
Rick Snyder to boost funding for pre-K education. In a move that could aid commuting high ... The YMCA is working to cut down on the city's high teen birth rate with an extensive wait-til-you're-older sex education program. Detroit PAL — the police ...

For kids of bankrupt Detroit, challenges abound - SFGate

Sat, 2014-03-22 12:33

SFGate

For kids of bankrupt Detroit, challenges abound
SFGate
Some of the charter schools and some DPS schools are top-notch, said Dan Varner of Excellent Schools Detroit, but overall he assessed educational quality in both sectors as "very poor." Budget-wise, Detroit's bankruptcy doesn't directly affect the ...

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For kids of bankrupt Detroit, challenges abound - San Jose Mercury News

Sat, 2014-03-22 12:13

For kids of bankrupt Detroit, challenges abound
San Jose Mercury News
"Detroit is a very difficult place to be a child," said Dan Varner, CEO of an education watchdog group called Excellent Schools Detroit. Often it's the grownups rather than kids who worry out loud about .... So it is that neighborhood task forces have ...

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Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder to DC: Follow my lead - CBS News

Sat, 2014-03-22 11:30

Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder to DC: Follow my lead
CBS News
And Snyder reserved a special shout-out for Republican governors in Wisconsin, Ohio, Indiana and New Jersey, whom he commended for cutting spending and loosening regulations. Those governors - Scott Walker, John Kasich, Mike Pence and Chris ...
Snyder touts work of GOP governors in weekly addressThe Detroit News

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Changes in state government - New Haven Register

Sat, 2014-03-22 10:19

Changes in state government
New Haven Register
The state had a deficit of $1.5 billion when Snyder took over from two-term Gov. Jennifer Granholm. Cuts ... While cuts had to be made to balance the budget, Michigan's 1,800 cities, townships and villages have been put in a difficult position when it ...

Sound Off for Saturday, March 22, 2014 - The Morning Sun

Sat, 2014-03-22 09:51

Sound Off for Saturday, March 22, 2014
The Morning Sun
Who would I have to contact to get permission to cut those up for firewood? Blanchard. It's quite a disappointment to find out the Saginaw ... You know your child is in a quality school district that puts education of the children as its first priority ...

Snyder touts work of GOP governors in weekly address - The Detroit News

Sat, 2014-03-22 07:42

Snyder touts work of GOP governors in weekly address
The Detroit News
Snyder balanced the budget on the backs of the middle class, seniors and students,” Pohl said in an email. “He cut $1 billion from education, which is raising class sizes, hurting school quality and making it hard for the middle class to afford ...

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Guest column: Adopt alternate school funding plan that provides $250-$291 ... - MLive.com

Sat, 2014-03-22 07:16

Guest column: Adopt alternate school funding plan that provides $250-$291 ...
MLive.com
Most significantly, it's a budget that will help counter what those of us on the frontlines of education see firsthand, day in and day out, as a result of budget cuts to our schools. Classrooms are getting ... Snyder proposes to pay down schools ...
A way to help Michigan students, legacy costs (guest commentary)Detroit Free Press

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A way to help Michigan students, legacy costs (guest commentary) - Detroit Free Press

Sat, 2014-03-22 00:12

A way to help Michigan students, legacy costs (guest commentary)
Detroit Free Press
Snyder announced his education budget would provide from $83 to $111 in per-pupil funding increases. He also proposed $100 ... The other flaw in the Senate proposal is that it also cuts the $100 million proposed by Gov. Snyder to pay down MPSERS ...

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More History From WG Allen - Rheaheraldnews

Fri, 2014-03-21 14:48

More History From WG Allen
Rheaheraldnews
Andy Snyder sold his interest to a Yankee who made further improvements, and served in Captain Waterhouse Confederate Companies of Old Greybeards. (The “Yankee” probably did not ... Mr. Snyder eucuted (educated) at Decatur, Tenn. and was the father of ...

University of Michigan's Mary Sue Coleman praises Snyder's proposed 6 ... - The Ann Arbor News

Fri, 2014-03-21 09:42

University of Michigan's Mary Sue Coleman praises Snyder's proposed 6 ...
The Ann Arbor News
Snyder's proposal is by far the largest sum he's suggested since cutting the state's higher education budget 15 percent in 2011, his first year in office. It amounts to a funding hike of $80.3 million for Michigan's public universities, and is part of ...

Susan J. Demas: 54% say Rick Snyder has cut K-12 education spending, IMP ... - MLive.com

Fri, 2014-03-21 07:11

Susan J. Demas: 54% say Rick Snyder has cut K-12 education spending, IMP ...
MLive.com
Susan J. Demas: 54% say Rick Snyder has cut K-12 education spending, IMP poll shows. rick-snyder-re-election-bid-lansing.jpg. A new poll shows a majority of voters believe Rick Snyder has cut education, which doesn't help his re-election campaign.

Shorter summer vacations an option for two of the biggest school districts in ... - The Flint Journal

Fri, 2014-03-21 06:11

Shorter summer vacations an option for two of the biggest school districts in ...
The Flint Journal
"The whole balanced calendar is to cut down on that summer learning loss," he said, with studies having shown some children losing as much as two months retention in math in a short time period, along with some learned reading skills. "Schools ...

It's time to decide what we want from UNLV - Las Vegas Review-Journal (blog)

Fri, 2014-03-21 04:06

It's time to decide what we want from UNLV
Las Vegas Review-Journal (blog)
Third, getting to Tier 1 status would challenge us to race to the top, hiring top faculty and offering more advanced degree programs, education that students currently have to leave town to get. We'd keep those bright minds here, if we had the ...

UW Bothell expands for science - HeraldNet

Fri, 2014-03-21 03:11

UW Bothell expands for science
HeraldNet
The $68 million Discovery Hall hosts five classrooms and 11 lecture halls. It's the third building on the UW Bothell campus. Gov. Jay Inslee and UW President Michael Young will attend a dedication and ribbon cutting at 11:30 a.m. today.

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Despite low government funding history, per-student appropriations, CMU ... - Central Michigan Life

Fri, 2014-03-21 00:00

Despite low government funding history, per-student appropriations, CMU ...
Central Michigan Life
Rick Snyder's 2015 higher-education budget proposal includes an $80.3-million increase – or restoration – to higher education, with half being distributed through the performance-funding model, and the other half distributed to schools proportionally ...

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