Snyder's Education Cuts

Utah Valley Neighbor Briefs for May 15 - Daily Herald

Thu, 2014-05-15 12:14

Utah Valley Neighbor Briefs for May 15
Daily Herald
Art show -- There will be an Alpine School District visual art display showcasing junior high school student work through today on the third floor of the Utah Valley University library in Orem. All the junior highs in the district are participating ...

49ers 2014 Draft: Ranking the draft picks by first-year impact - Niners Nation

Thu, 2014-05-15 09:00

49ers 2014 Draft: Ranking the draft picks by first-year impact
Niners Nation
With all the information available to us these days, we can take more than just an educated guess at stuff, but these guys know the intricacies. Who is a little nicked up, who has a short memory, who is ... The team now has quite a bit of offensive ...

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So long, surplus? Michigan revenue projections down big ahead of estimating ... - MLive.com

Thu, 2014-05-15 07:40

So long, surplus? Michigan revenue projections down big ahead of estimating ...
MLive.com
... its three-year revenue projection by more than $1 billion through 2016. The agencies, along with the Snyder administration, will meet Thursday for a bi-annual revenue estimating conference, settling on numbers that lawmakers will use as they adjust ...

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Judge Denise Cote and her Unprecedented Sanctions Against Apple - Vanity Fair

Thu, 2014-05-15 00:05

Vanity Fair

Judge Denise Cote and her Unprecedented Sanctions Against Apple
Vanity Fair
One day nearly a year ago, in an unusually crowded courtroom in the Daniel Patrick Moynihan building, in Lower Manhattan, a lawyer named Orin Snyder began a very steep climb: to convince federal judge Denise “Dee” Cote that Apple, Inc., hadn't ripped ...

Gay? Fascism Blooms Full Flower in the South Carolina Academic Community - PoliticusUSA

Wed, 2014-05-14 22:52

Gay? Fascism Blooms Full Flower in the South Carolina Academic Community
PoliticusUSA
As a consequence of relentless pressures, the University of South Carolina Upstate has just announced $450,000 in cuts and “changes” to save money. Their prime target ... South Carolina's higher education institutions have been forewarned by the ...

From the Daily: Affirming other actions - The Michigan Daily

Wed, 2014-05-14 22:25

From the Daily: Affirming other actions
The Michigan Daily
Gratz provides seven suggestions, including eliminating legacy preference, cutting unnecessary costs to increase need-based scholarships and providing outreach programs for students without access to substantial, educational resources. If the ...

Emanuel campaign aide suggests negative stories about Preckwinkle - Chicago Tribune

Wed, 2014-05-14 20:46

Emanuel campaign aide suggests negative stories about Preckwinkle
Chicago Tribune
LaRaviere's criticism, first expressed in an op-ed piece in the Sun-Times, created a fresh political wrinkle in the opposition Emanuel has faced on his education policy: It came from a well-respected African-American principal at a high-performing ...

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Rally focuses on unfulfilled promise of equal education - AFT - A Union of Professionals (press release)

Wed, 2014-05-14 12:12

AFT - A Union of Professionals (press release)

Rally focuses on unfulfilled promise of equal education
AFT - A Union of Professionals (press release)
"I'm here to protest school budget cuts in Philadelphia. We just want our funding back," he said. Sharron Snyder, also with the Philadelphia Student Union, told the crowd that her school is overcrowded, has a school nurse only two days a week and ...

Alamo Colleges board mulls dropping work-study funding match - mySanAntonio.com

Wed, 2014-05-14 11:29

Alamo Colleges board mulls dropping work-study funding match
mySanAntonio.com
Diane Snyder, vice chancellor for finance and administration, said there was a problem two years ago and that the number of students that apply varies from year to year. The district used funding from other pots to fill the gap when the allocation was ...

Rauner Parlays Romney-Like Past in Governor Race - Bloomberg

Wed, 2014-05-14 09:42

Bloomberg

Rauner Parlays Romney-Like Past in Governor Race
Bloomberg
Republican Rick Scott, a venture capitalist who left Columbia/HCA Healthcare Corp. in 1997 after serving as CEO and chairman, has been governor of Florida since 2011. He's seeking a second term in November. Rick Snyder, a computer and VC veteran, ...

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COP ESD budget in good shape - Alpena News

Wed, 2014-05-14 09:11

COP ESD budget in good shape
Alpena News
Rick Snyder signs the bill. "I haven't cut any services to my local (school districts) in the last 10 years, and we have added some services, so that in itself I feel good about, because this providing services for our schools and their kids is really ...

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District 7 approves STEM upgrades for middle school - Dearborn Press and Guide

Wed, 2014-05-14 07:36

District 7 approves STEM upgrades for middle school
Dearborn Press and Guide
DEARBORN HEIGHTS — O.W. Best Middle School will move ahead with creating new science classrooms for next year after the Board of Education approved the measure Monday night. Dearborn Heights District 7 approved the first phase of the work, which ...

Rauner Parlays Romney-Like Past in Illinois Governor Run - Businessweek

Wed, 2014-05-14 06:30

Rauner Parlays Romney-Like Past in Illinois Governor Run
Businessweek
Republican Rick Scott, a venture capitalist who left Columbia/HCA Healthcare Corp. in 1997 after serving as CEO and chairman, has been governor of Florida since 2011. He's seeking a second term in November. Rick Snyder, a computer and VC veteran, ...

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Corruption revelations shake Michigan education authority - World Socialist Web Site

Wed, 2014-05-14 02:27

Corruption revelations shake Michigan education authority
World Socialist Web Site
The latter option would undoubtedly overload underfunded school districts providing the impetus for further cuts and privatizations. Criticism of the EAA has been mounting over the last two years from educators and parents. ... Last May, Secretary of ...

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