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Spare Times for Children for June 26-July 2 - New York Times

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2015-06-25 19:06

New York Times

Spare Times for Children for June 26-July 2
New York Times
On Saturday, Katie Snyder, 3, announced her intentions as she took the wheel. This was no rock ... With the help of technology that responds to gestures, “Connected Worlds” allows children to use simple motions to plant, harvest, cut trees, create ...

OTHER VIEWS: Eastern Mich. tuition boost underlines misplaced priorities - Grand Haven Tribune

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2015-06-25 13:18

Grand Haven Tribune

OTHER VIEWS: Eastern Mich. tuition boost underlines misplaced priorities
Grand Haven Tribune
Rick Snyder, who came up with the cap-incentive system as a way to "reward" colleges for either cutting costs or finding other sources for new revenue. It's also a loss for past Legislatures and former Gov. Jennifer Granholm, who starved higher ...

Column: Welcome to school, Detroit kindergartners - Now pay up! - MLive.com

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2015-06-25 09:10

MLive.com

Column: Welcome to school, Detroit kindergartners - Now pay up!
MLive.com
Snyder's innovative "two district" proposal for eliminating the DPS deficit could result in a $50 dollar cut in per-pupil funding statewide, making the idea a tough sell in the eyes of many political observers. But since DPS enrolls only about one in ...

Grand Rapids cites the limits of state rankings to explain school gaps - MLive.com

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2015-06-25 07:40

MLive.com

Grand Rapids cites the limits of state rankings to explain school gaps
MLive.com
Rick Snyder recently released a report laying out a series of recommendations for improving early literacy, including early intervention for struggling readers and more literacy training for teachers. ... More than 50 percent of its students don't ...

School's out, now what? Youth jobs at a premium in Worcester - Worcester Mag

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2015-06-25 07:06

Worcester Mag

School's out, now what? Youth jobs at a premium in Worcester
Worcester Mag
Nancy Snyder is the president and CEO of Commonwealth Corporation, which helps the state administer the YouthWorks program and designs workforce development programs. She said the ... Turgeon said there are about 70 fewer positions available for youth ...

Justice After Charleston | The Nation - The Nation.

Snyder's Education Cuts - Wed, 2015-06-24 10:49

The Nation.

Justice After Charleston | The Nation
The Nation.
They have condemned the violence but have not ceased their push for policies that promote race-based voter suppression; adversity toward fixing the Voting Rights Act; cutting public education in ways that foster resegregation; denying workers living ...

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Drunken teacher; burglary suspect hog-tied; no pink tax - Arizona Daily Star

Snyder's Education Cuts - Wed, 2015-06-24 07:07

Arizona Daily Star

Drunken teacher; burglary suspect hog-tied; no pink tax
Arizona Daily Star
Oak Ridge National Laboratory is set to release its own study on the program this summer that "should show that families are still saving more money in energy bills than money spent updating their homes," according to Energy Department spokesman Eben ...

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Politics & Prejudices: We don't need no higher education - Detroit Metro Times

Snyder's Education Cuts - Wed, 2015-06-24 01:02

Politics & Prejudices: We don't need no higher education
Detroit Metro Times
Rick Snyder and his buddies in the legislature gave businesses a multibillion-dollar tax cut in the first year of his administration, cutting higher education to do so. Have they created jobs in anything like the number needed to make up for that lost ...

Area community colleges face funding cuts - MYfoxLUBBOCK.COM

Snyder's Education Cuts - Tue, 2015-06-23 22:13

MYfoxLUBBOCK.COM

Area community colleges face funding cuts
MYfoxLUBBOCK.COM
"Community colleges, we're the largest sector of higher education in the state we enroll currently 700,000 students statewide," Vice President of Public Affairs with the Texas Association of Community Colleges Steven Johnson said. The state's 50 ...

ODE's list of reported cases of teacher misconduct - Cincinnati.com

Snyder's Education Cuts - Tue, 2015-06-23 20:34

ODE's list of reported cases of teacher misconduct
Cincinnati.com
In a letter to Snyder, ODE stated it will not take any action on the report and Snyder is in "good standing" with the state. Middletown City Schools. Special education teacher Kevin Schanie was accused of forging signatures on Individualized Education ...

Utica district to lay off 34 teachers - Detroit Free Press

Snyder's Education Cuts - Tue, 2015-06-23 17:26

Detroit Free Press

Utica district to lay off 34 teachers
Detroit Free Press
The district's Board of Education adopted a $279 million budget Monday night that includes staff layoffs, the sale of vacant district property and cuts in a number of areas, including the consolidation of bus routes and cuts in the district's ...

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Snyder's-Lance to support Celiac Disease Foundation by donating portions of ... - MarketWatch

Snyder's Education Cuts - Tue, 2015-06-23 16:37

Snyder's-Lance to support Celiac Disease Foundation by donating portions of ...
MarketWatch
According to CDF, celiac disease is estimated to affect 1 in 100 people worldwide, and consumer research reveals that nearly one out of three American adults wants to cut down or be free of gluten in their diets. ... We also want to help support ...

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Snyder's-Lance to support Celiac Disease Foundation by donating portions of ... - PR Newswire (press release)

Snyder's Education Cuts - Tue, 2015-06-23 16:36

Snyder's-Lance to support Celiac Disease Foundation by donating portions of ...
PR Newswire (press release)
According to CDF, celiac disease is estimated to affect 1 in 100 people worldwide, and consumer research reveals that nearly one out of three American adults wants to cut down or be free of gluten in their diets. ... We also want to help support ...

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Clark, Champaign counties add jobs as state sees solid gains - Springfield News Sun

Snyder's Education Cuts - Tue, 2015-06-23 10:21

Springfield News Sun

Clark, Champaign counties add jobs as state sees solid gains
Springfield News Sun
But she said the state could make long-term investments in areas like education and infrastructure that could promote growth. “That's the bigger picture is that we're adding back jobs,” Halbert said. “It's been incredibly incredibly slow compared with ...

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Miller praises budget - WLKM Radio

Snyder's Education Cuts - Tue, 2015-06-23 09:13

Miller praises budget
WLKM Radio
Rick Snyder for signing a fiscally responsible budget that increases funding for classrooms and continues to build a solid public-safety foundation. Miller, chair of the House Appropriations Subcommittee on State Police, said the 2015-2016 budget pays ...

Former CNN and NBC anchor Campbell Brown announces mid-July launch of ... - Talking New Media

Snyder's Education Cuts - Tue, 2015-06-23 08:42

Former CNN and NBC anchor Campbell Brown announces mid-July launch of ...
Talking New Media
Snyder and a team of experienced journalists will conduct hard-hitting investigations, provide provocative analysis, and develop cutting-edge multimedia content, which will break through the clutter of stale education news and make an impact. Regular ...

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Grand Rapids cites the limits of state rankings to explain school gaps - Bridge Michigan

Snyder's Education Cuts - Tue, 2015-06-23 06:12

Bridge Michigan

Grand Rapids cites the limits of state rankings to explain school gaps
Bridge Michigan
More than 50 percent of its students don't speak English at home as their primary language or they have a special education designation. The district enrolls about 1,200 homeless children, or more than 7 percent of its students. About 36 percent of ...

New Research Exposes Folly of Wisconsin's Prevailing Wage Repeal Proposal ... - California Newswire

Snyder's Education Cuts - Mon, 2015-06-22 21:12

California Newswire

New Research Exposes Folly of Wisconsin's Prevailing Wage Repeal Proposal ...
California Newswire
Paul Ryan and neighboring GOP Governor Rick Snyder—and our goal is to ensure that policy makers have the facts they need to cut through the overheated political rhetoric and make informed decisions.” The study uses data from the Economic Census of ...

A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorials - Washington Times

Snyder's Education Cuts - Mon, 2015-06-22 11:34

A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorials
Washington Times
Rick Snyder, who came up with the cap-incentive system as a way to “reward” colleges for either cutting costs or finding other sources for new revenue. It's also a loss for past Legislatures and former Gov. Jennifer Granholm, who starved higher ...

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A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorials - WRAL.com

Snyder's Education Cuts - Mon, 2015-06-22 11:32

A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorials
WRAL.com
Rick Snyder, who came up with the cap-incentive system as a way to "reward" colleges for either cutting costs or finding other sources for new revenue. It's also a loss for past Legislatures and former Gov. Jennifer Granholm, who starved higher ...

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