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DTZ to cut and restructure janitorial positions - Tufts Daily

Snyder's Education Cuts - Mon, 2015-03-23 00:15

Tufts Daily

DTZ to cut and restructure janitorial positions
Tufts Daily
Snyder said that due to the rising costs of education, Tufts needed to prioritize the allocations of its resources in the best way possible, and that included cuts in the janitorial budget. “The cost of the custodial service contract is a significant ...

Pay equity in Michigan? Wait till 2086 - Detroit Free Press

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sun, 2015-03-22 23:57

Detroit Free Press

Pay equity in Michigan? Wait till 2086
Detroit Free Press
Dr. Gloria Thomas, director of the Center for the Education of Women at the University of Michigan, said the issue goes deeper than just women, and has a bearing on society as a whole. "If you can ... Rick Snyder, said the office isn't familiar with ...

How are the schools? New technology, programs, buildings add to local choices - Hudson Reporter

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sun, 2015-03-22 00:11

Hudson Reporter

How are the schools? New technology, programs, buildings add to local choices
Hudson Reporter
If you were to describe the year in education in Hudson County, the best word to use would be “new.” New methods of teaching, new technologies, new facilities, new ... One hundred children already attend the school, which is part of the physical plant ...

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How are the schools? New technology, programs, buildings add to local choices - The Hudson Reporter

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sun, 2015-03-22 00:09

The Hudson Reporter

How are the schools? New technology, programs, buildings add to local choices
The Hudson Reporter
If you were to describe the year in education in Hudson County, the best word to use would be “new.” New methods of teaching, new technologies, new facilities, new ... One hundred children already attend the school, which is part of the physical plant ...

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Gov. Snyder answers Prop 1 gripes - The Detroit News

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sat, 2015-03-21 23:27

The Detroit News

Gov. Snyder answers Prop 1 gripes
The Detroit News
The governor, who was unfairly lambasted in his reelection campaign for cutting education spending, was not about to short schools by not restoring the revenue from the sales tax. Most of the non-road revenue raised by the sales tax hike will go to ...

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Detroit to resume mass water shutoffs - World Socialist Web Site

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sat, 2015-03-21 01:52

Detroit to resume mass water shutoffs
World Socialist Web Site
These words—reactionary as they are heartless—were spoken by the same man who presided over an illegal bankruptcy process, which, in violation of the explicit language of the state constitution, imposed sweeping cuts on the pensions of thousands of ...

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Detroit to resume mass water shutoffs - World Socialist Web Site

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sat, 2015-03-21 01:52

Detroit to resume mass water shutoffs
World Socialist Web Site
These words—reactionary as they are heartless—were spoken by the same man who presided over an illegal bankruptcy process, which, in violation of the explicit language of the state constitution, imposed sweeping cuts on the pensions of thousands of ...

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Weekend reads: The real story behind the Common Core standards isn't its ... - Chalkbeat Colorado

Snyder's Education Cuts - Fri, 2015-03-20 18:40

Chalkbeat Colorado

Weekend reads: The real story behind the Common Core standards isn't its ...
Chalkbeat Colorado
Plus, the type of homework most useful for young students, nine billionaires are about to remake New York schools, and more in our weekly roundup of education must-reads. by Stephanie Snyder on March 20, 2015 4:38 pm ... But reality isn't as cut and ...

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Education Officials Say Michigan 'Literally Can't Afford Any More Bad Schools' - WDET

Snyder's Education Cuts - Fri, 2015-03-20 16:59

WDET

Education Officials Say Michigan 'Literally Can't Afford Any More Bad Schools'
WDET
“We believe that the Executive Order 2015-9, signed by Governor Rick Snyder on March 12, 2015, violates the State Constitution by stripping the State Superintendent of his/her authority to execute the policies of the State Board of Education,” the ...
Dearborn school leader chosen state superintendentThe Detroit News

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Hot lines 3/22/15 - Fenton Tri County Times

Snyder's Education Cuts - Fri, 2015-03-20 16:54

Hot lines 3/22/15
Fenton Tri County Times
EVERYONE IS TALKING about the gym's transgender locker room policy, but not one person I spoke with agrees with their logic. Per their inane policy, if Bruce Jenner walked into their gym he would be able to shower and dress in the ladies locker room.

Debate over two- and four-year degrees - Grand Rapids Business Journal (subscription)

Snyder's Education Cuts - Fri, 2015-03-20 15:09

Debate over two- and four-year degrees
Grand Rapids Business Journal (subscription)
But where those students can get the best education for their needs has become a matter of debate between the governor and the universities. Gov. Rick Snyder has pushed hard for more students to consider two-year community college degrees, earning ...

SXSW Film Review: 'Petting Zoo' - Variety

Snyder's Education Cuts - Fri, 2015-03-20 12:51

Variety

SXSW Film Review: 'Petting Zoo'
Variety
That's a familiar enough position for most teens, but a difficult one to capture on film, where ambivalence or listlessness can render a drama stagnant — the reason so many movies favor characters with clear-cut goals and ambitions, which offer a ...

Police Officers and Firefighters Are Exceptions to New Public Sector Rules - New York Times

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2015-03-19 18:37

New York Times

Police Officers and Firefighters Are Exceptions to New Public Sector Rules
New York Times
Rick Snyder of Michigan signed a right-to-work bill, eliminating the requirement that private and public sector workers contribute dues to the unions that represent them, whether or not they are members. The bill included a “carve-out” for police ...

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State budget cuts could affect War Memorial Hospital - Sault Ste. Marie Evening News

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2015-03-19 13:45

State budget cuts could affect War Memorial Hospital
Sault Ste. Marie Evening News
Gov. Rick Snyder's proposed 2015-16 state budget includes a series of cuts that could have a significant impact on War Memorial Hospital in Sault Ste. Marie, according to the hospital's chief executive officer. David Jahn told The Evening News that the ...

Target cuts HR staff who helped with last week's layoffs - Minneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2015-03-19 12:57

Minneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal

Target cuts HR staff who helped with last week's layoffs
Minneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal
The Minneapolis-based retailer notified approximately 40 HR employees Thursday that they will be laid off, Target spokeswoman Molly Snyder said. The positions were included in the 1,700 layoff figure announced last week by Target (NYSE: TGT), but the ...

More layoffs at Target Thursday - KARE

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2015-03-19 11:43

KARE

More layoffs at Target Thursday
KARE
Spokesperson Molly Snyder says the layoff involves a "small group" of employees, and that those employees were informed that their jobs were being eliminated Thursday morning. The job cuts mostly involve employees from human resources that were ...

For 40000 med school students, Match Day eve underscores physician ... - Crain's Detroit Business

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2015-03-19 10:54

For 40000 med school students, Match Day eve underscores physician ...
Crain's Detroit Business
The event underscores physician workforce issues and how, while the number of medical school students is increasing, the number of graduate medical education positions where new doctors train has remained flat. ... In Michigan, Gov. Rick Snyder ...

Pancakes and Politics 10 years and counting - Michronicleonline

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2015-03-19 08:02

Michronicleonline

Pancakes and Politics 10 years and counting
Michronicleonline
Dozens of Michigan's most famous and influential political, business, educational and community leaders have taken to the stage to tackle tough issues like race, the economy, workforce preparedness, healthcare, the role of women, the status of ...

Book City: Publisher Tim Colman's poetic must-reads - Crosscut

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2015-03-19 04:36

Book City: Publisher Tim Colman's poetic must-reads
Crosscut
And if I can add one more it would be Gary Snyder for precisely locating the way cedar, rivers and mountains flow through our soul. I keep a collection of Pablo Neruda's on my desk, and a book of ... The river was cut by the world's great flood and ...

Jud Snyder - Community Voice

Snyder's Education Cuts - Wed, 2015-03-18 22:12

Jud Snyder
Community Voice
In Autumn, farmers cut down the potato vines, piled them up to dry out, and then plowed up the bigger potatoes and set the vine piles ablaze. We kids would toss the ... Now, I read in the dailies, the Sonoma County Agricultural Preservation and Open ...

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