Snyder's Education Cuts

Staffer knocked unconscious at Bartram High - Philly.com

Tue, 2014-03-25 05:20

Philly.com

Staffer knocked unconscious at Bartram High
Philly.com
Kristen A. Graham and Susan Snyder, Inquirer Staff Writers. Last updated: Tuesday, March ... Because support staff had been cut, there were fewer staff members monitoring the halls and making sure students get to class, she said. The teacher whose ...

Mich. governor deflects same-sex marriage questions - Greenville News

Tue, 2014-03-25 01:16

Mich. governor deflects same-sex marriage questions
Greenville News
He defended that action as a cost-cutting measure and said it wasn't targeted at same-sex couples. In a 2013 interview on Mackinac Island, Snyder declined to take a stand on ... The economy and education are issues more important to most voters than ...

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Will Michigan recognize 300 same-sex marriages? Snyder deflects questions in ... - Battle Creek Enquirer

Mon, 2014-03-24 23:58

Will Michigan recognize 300 same-sex marriages? Snyder deflects questions in ...
Battle Creek Enquirer
He defended that action as a cost-cutting measure and said it wasn't targeted at same-sex couples. In a 2013 interview on Mackinac Island, Snyder declined to take a stand on ... The economy and education are issues more important to most voters than ...

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Will Michigan recognize 100 gay marriages? Snyder deflects questions in NYC - Detroit Free Press

Mon, 2014-03-24 18:53

Will Michigan recognize 100 gay marriages? Snyder deflects questions in NYC
Detroit Free Press
He defended that action as a cost-cutting measure and said it wasn't targeted at same-sex couples. In a 2013 interview on Mackinac Island, Snyder declined to take a stand on ... The economy and education are issues more important to most voters than ...

RGA to hit the airwaves in Michigan to help Rick Snyder - Washington Post (blog)

Mon, 2014-03-24 17:16

Washington Post (blog)

RGA to hit the airwaves in Michigan to help Rick Snyder
Washington Post (blog)
The DGA hit Snyder for cutting education funding and touted Democratic candidate and Mark Schauer, a former congressman, in its first ad. The new ad buy comes as a recent poll showed Schauer running in a close race against Snyder. The subject of the ...

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Dearborn significantly impacted by missed revenue sharing - Dearborn Press and Guide

Mon, 2014-03-24 15:51

Dearborn significantly impacted by missed revenue sharing
Dearborn Press and Guide
We are hopeful Lansing's annual raid on local revenue sharing has ended and a period of fund restoration has begun and will continue until all cuts are restored,” Noonan said. To understand the issue, O'Reilly pointed to the history of sales tax in ...

How to Fix Head Start - Brookings Institution

Mon, 2014-03-24 14:14

How to Fix Head Start
Brookings Institution
Congressman Paul Ryan declared in his recent report on poverty that Head Start is “failing to prepare children for school”—an assessment that the program's critics share and would use to cut its funding. But such criticisms misstate what the evidence ...

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A presidential nominee among 4 Midwest governors? - Washington Post (blog)

Mon, 2014-03-24 13:32

Washington Post (blog)

A presidential nominee among 4 Midwest governors?
Washington Post (blog)
Scott Walker of Wisconsin, John Kasich of Ohio, Rick Snyder of Michigan and Mike Pence of Indiana are all plausible candidates, although it isn't clear which, if any, may run. ... He can claim a strong record on jobs, education and government reform ...

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How to Fix Head Start - The New Republic

Mon, 2014-03-24 12:08

How to Fix Head Start
The New Republic
For the first time in a long while, there's a real push to invest more money in early childhood education. At the local and state levels, leaders ranging from New York Mayor Bill DiBlasio (a Democrat) to Michigan Governor Rick Snyder (a Republican ...

Phil Power: Michigan can pay now, or pay later - HollandSentinel.com

Mon, 2014-03-24 11:54

Phil Power: Michigan can pay now, or pay later
HollandSentinel.com
The first step in this year's political pander dance was for a couple Republican senators to propose — what else? — a tax cut. But when it turned out that would pay for, maybe, a couple of lattes at the local Starbucks, support cooled. And when we ...

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AirRide OK'd, State Funding Reviewed - The Ann Arbor Chronicle

Mon, 2014-03-24 11:27

The Ann Arbor Chronicle

AirRide OK'd, State Funding Reviewed
The Ann Arbor Chronicle
As a result of taking on the additional role of education and training, Harder explained, the committee structure that already existed was made more robust and more active. The MPTA now has a very strong committee structure, he said. There are four ...

'A difficult place to be a child' - challenges abound, yet hopes run high for ... - Huffington Post Canada

Mon, 2014-03-24 11:01

'A difficult place to be a child' - challenges abound, yet hopes run high for ...
Huffington Post Canada
"Detroit is a very difficult place to be a child," said Dan Varner, CEO of an education watchdog group called Excellent Schools Detroit. Still, many young Detroiters speak hopefully of the future, though the practical .... be passive residents anymore ...

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Debt deal vote - The Detroit News

Mon, 2014-03-24 07:35

Debt deal vote
The Detroit News
Retirees and other creditors have until June 30 to submit their votes, which will play a key role in determining whether Detroit forces cuts on creditors — or strikes agreements to emerge from bankruptcy. “I won't tolerate any confusion,” Rhodes ...

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No snow days for Grey Nun fifth-graders - The Intelligencer

Mon, 2014-03-24 06:49

No snow days for Grey Nun fifth-graders
The Intelligencer
Using educational software and online tools, blended learning — or e-learning — combines traditional classroom methods with structured independent study. Another Lower Bucks school, Morrisville High ... Her 10-year-old daughter, Alexandra, is in ...

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Poll Shows Many Michigan Residents Misinformed About Education Spending - Michigan Capitol Confidential

Mon, 2014-03-24 06:37

Poll Shows Many Michigan Residents Misinformed About Education Spending
Michigan Capitol Confidential
Rick Snyder, according to the results from a recent poll. The issue is important because Democrat Mark Schauer has made education spending a key piece of his campaign for governor and repeatedly has erroneously said Gov. Snyder has cut education ...

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For kids of bankrupt Detroit, challenges abound - Washington Post

Mon, 2014-03-24 03:26

Washington Post

For kids of bankrupt Detroit, challenges abound
Washington 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 - WRAL.com

Mon, 2014-03-24 03:06

For kids of bankrupt Detroit, challenges abound
WRAL.com
"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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For kids of bankrupt Detroit, challenges abound - The Idaho Statesman

Mon, 2014-03-24 02:47

For kids of bankrupt Detroit, challenges abound
The Idaho Statesman
"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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For kids of bankrupt Detroit, challenges abound - The State

Mon, 2014-03-24 02:43

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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For kids of bankrupt Detroit, challenges abound - SFGate

Mon, 2014-03-24 02:34

SFGate

For kids of bankrupt Detroit, challenges abound
SFGate
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 ...

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