Snyder's Education Cuts

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 ...

House OKs school turnaround district legislation - SFGate

Thu, 2014-03-20 20:45

House OKs school turnaround district legislation
SFGate
Intermediate school districts, or ISDs, are service agencies that help regular districts with special education and career and technical education programs, cut costs through shared functions, and assist with enrollment audits, teacher training and ...

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House OKs school turnaround district legislation - Chron.com

Thu, 2014-03-20 20:32

House OKs school turnaround district legislation
Chron.com
Intermediate school districts, or ISDs, are service agencies that help regular districts with special education and career and technical education programs, cut costs through shared functions, and assist with enrollment audits, teacher training and ...

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Republicans Are Celebrating Too Soon - National Journal

Thu, 2014-03-20 19:35

Republicans Are Celebrating Too Soon
National Journal
Progress: D … Republicans remain convinced that education is the X factor that could improve its standings among crucial demographics—women and urban residents especially—who worry about the health of the nation's public-education system. "No other ...

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House OKs school turnaround district legislation - Beaumont Enterprise

Thu, 2014-03-20 18:11

House OKs school turnaround district legislation
Beaumont Enterprise
Intermediate school districts, or ISDs, are service agencies that help regular districts with special education and career and technical education programs, cut costs through shared functions, and assist with enrollment audits, teacher training and ...

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Thursday reader's view: What's the plan? - Midland Daily News

Thu, 2014-03-20 12:01

Thursday reader's view: What's the plan?
Midland Daily News
Rick Snyder signed the bill which eliminated the Michigan Business Tax which cut business taxes by about $2 billion dollars or around 86 percent. “Governor Snyder” justified signing ... John Moolenaar) have for public education. On Dec. 20, 2011 ...

Music: Singer Sue Raney to perform with jazz orchestra - Toledo Blade

Thu, 2014-03-20 10:59

Music: Singer Sue Raney to perform with jazz orchestra
Toledo Blade
Raney, 74, was discovered at age 4, turned pro as a teenager, joined the Jack Carson show in Hollywood at age 14, cut her first album at 20 (the 1960 Capitol hit, When Your Lover Has Gone), and conquered musical styles from jazz to cabaret and pop. She ...

Local News - Baltimore Jewish Times (subscription)

Thu, 2014-03-20 10:09

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Baltimore Jewish Times (subscription)
What spouses such as Snyder experience, especially when there are children living at home, is that in addition to advocates and caregivers, they may also become the bread winners in the family or have to relinquish or delay long-term career and ...

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Candidate for governor Mark Schauer wants to spend a lot of time in Detroit ... - MLive.com

Thu, 2014-03-20 08:54

Candidate for governor Mark Schauer wants to spend a lot of time in Detroit ...
MLive.com
His sharpest criticism for the governor revolved around pension cuts proposed in a plan submitted in bankruptcy court last month by Detroit Emergency Manger Kevyn Orr. "This governor violated his ... "Since Governor Snyder took office, over 255,000 ...

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Michigan's potholes are scaring off investors - The Detroit News

Thu, 2014-03-20 07:09

Michigan's potholes are scaring off investors
The Detroit News
Or directing even more of the budget surplus to roads, instead of an ill-conceived tax cut. “On taxes, Michigan is now very competitive,” says Rothwell. “We don't ... Rothwell notes Michigan ranks in the bottom 10 states in terms of its roads and ...

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Should the state combine the Game Commission with the Fish and Boat ... - The Patriot-News

Thu, 2014-03-20 05:13

Should the state combine the Game Commission with the Fish and Boat ...
The Patriot-News
Youth in hunter education. Young hunters will spend less time in class to complete the Pennsylvania Game Commission's hunter-trapper education course through changes the agency is making to the structure of the course. (Marcus Schneck, PennLive.com ...

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POTTSVILLE NATIVE installed as 11th BISHOP OF HARRISBURG - Republican & Herald

Thu, 2014-03-20 04:06

Republican & Herald

POTTSVILLE NATIVE installed as 11th BISHOP OF HARRISBURG
Republican & Herald
but was cut off by chuckles and another long round of applause. When the congregation quieted ... Moran and Gainer also served together on the USCCB Committee for Catholic Education, of which McFadden chaired. Moran shook Gainer's ... The Diocese of ...

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Harrisburg Diocese's new bishop draws inspiration from Saint Joseph, Pope ... - News Item

Thu, 2014-03-20 04:02

Harrisburg Diocese's new bishop draws inspiration from Saint Joseph, Pope ...
News Item
Minutes later, when the Pottsville native started his homily, Gainer, 66, said, "It feels very good -" but was cut off by chuckles and another long round of applause. When the congregation quieted again, his .... The Diocese of Harrisburg consists of ...

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