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WSU president: State funding formula stresses college - Detroit Free Press

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2015-02-19 00:15

Detroit Free Press

WSU president: State funding formula stresses college
Detroit Free Press
Snyder focused in performance funding in Michigan in an effort to help all students have access to — and complete — a college education,” he said in an e-mail to the Free Press. “The measures were created after wide consultation and have been subject ...

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Gov. Snyder puts renewed emphasis on blue-collar jobs - Grand Haven Tribune

Snyder's Education Cuts - Wed, 2015-02-18 18:36

Grand Haven Tribune

Gov. Snyder puts renewed emphasis on blue-collar jobs
Grand Haven Tribune
Snyder puts renewed emphasis on blue-collar jobs. Only a few short years ... To that end, his new budget proposes a $36 million, or 75 percent, increase in spending on trades training, technical education and career planning. ... It's hard to tell a ...

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Bill taking money from School Aid Fund to balance budget deficit passes ... - MLive.com

Snyder's Education Cuts - Wed, 2015-02-18 17:11

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Bill taking money from School Aid Fund to balance budget deficit passes ...
MLive.com
Rick Snyder cutting $103 million. House Bill 4112 cuts about $93 million in general fund spending to specific government programs, including a $12 million reduction for the state's film incentive program. The budget ... He said the tax credits are ...

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Remembering longtime deputy chancellor Kathleen Grimm - Chalkbeat Colorado

Snyder's Education Cuts - Wed, 2015-02-18 17:07

Chalkbeat Colorado

Remembering longtime deputy chancellor Kathleen Grimm
Chalkbeat Colorado
by Stephanie Snyder on February 18, 2015 5:04 pm ... Parents were upset about their child's bus routes, their child's special education services, and (of course) the city's snow day decisions, and they were all demanding answers. ... By doing so she ...

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Chief's report: Fire prevention efforts solid in 2014 - Gwinnettdailypost.com

Snyder's Education Cuts - Wed, 2015-02-18 16:50

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Chief's report: Fire prevention efforts solid in 2014
Gwinnettdailypost.com
#Snyder gave county commissioners a status update Tuesday, highlighting successes of those working to spread prevention awareness, as well as efforts by fire personnel to see that certain high fire-occurance areas in Gwinnett stay safe. #“The more you ...

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Gov. has right idea in funding trades training - Grand Haven Tribune

Snyder's Education Cuts - Wed, 2015-02-18 14:52

Grand Haven Tribune

Gov. has right idea in funding trades training
Grand Haven Tribune
A lot of kids simply aren't cut out for college. So why should ... Rick Snyder will ask Michigan lawmakers for a 75 percent increase in funding for skilled-trades training and career technical education in his budget proposal for the new fiscal year ...

How does Gov. Snyder's budget proposal affect your school district? Use our ... - MLive.com

Snyder's Education Cuts - Wed, 2015-02-18 12:18

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How does Gov. Snyder's budget proposal affect your school district? Use our ...
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"As a consequence, some school districts are going to receive a cut to their foundation allowance," said Rep. Sarah Roberts, D-St. Clair Shores. Snyder has proposed budgeting $13.959 billion for K-12 education in fiscal year 2016, which begins on ...
Tax hike part of Milton's initial budgetSunbury Daily Item

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Ken Braun: Here's how Lansing is spending your money this year - MLive.com

Snyder's Education Cuts - Wed, 2015-02-18 07:03

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Ken Braun: Here's how Lansing is spending your money this year
MLive.com
Most of the $13.8 billion School Aid Budget - about $12 billion of it - will come from taxes sent by Michigan taxpayers to Lansing rather than money from D.C. Almost all of School Aid will be spent on K-12 education, making your local school building ...

Michigan governor pushes blue-collar jobs - The Detroit News

Snyder's Education Cuts - Wed, 2015-02-18 00:33

The Detroit News

Michigan governor pushes blue-collar jobs
The Detroit News
So in a change of course, the state is going back to its roots and putting renewed emphasis on training welders, machinists, electricians and other blue-collar workers. Gov. Rick Snyder says the pendulum has swung too far toward encouraging students to ...
A return to emphasis on grooming skilled tradesmenPress Herald
Governor renews emphasis on blue-collar jobsLivingston Daily
Michigan Governor Puts Renewed Emphasis on Blue-Collar JobsAOL Jobs

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9 Investigates: Top Heavy Education - news9.com KWTV

Snyder's Education Cuts - Tue, 2015-02-17 23:03

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9 Investigates: Top Heavy Education
news9.com KWTV
As a result, some lawmakers said they are convinced that a logical way to get more money into classrooms, and improve the state's per-pupil funding rank, is to cut administration. "If the goal is to educate our children and not pay bureaucrats ...

Gantt Center gains steam, aiming higher - WBTV

Snyder's Education Cuts - Tue, 2015-02-17 22:53

Gantt Center gains steam, aiming higher
WBTV
Buoyed by a $100,000 grant from the Duke Energy Foundation and riding a wave of successful exhibitions, Charlotte's Harvey B. Gantt Center for African-American Arts + Culture is moving to broaden offerings and educational opportunities. Marking five ...

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Snyder puts renewed emphasis on blue-collar jobs in Michigan - Monroe Evening News

Snyder's Education Cuts - Tue, 2015-02-17 13:53

Monroe Evening News

Snyder puts renewed emphasis on blue-collar jobs in Michigan
Monroe Evening News
Rick Snyder wants to re-establish vocational and technical schooling as an “equally honorable, equally important and equally well-compensated” career track. To that end, his new budget proposes a $36 million, or 75 percent, increase in spending on ...
Michigan governor puts renewed emphasis on blue-collar jobsWBOC TV 16

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Michigan governor puts renewed emphasis on blue-collar jobs - Fairfield Citizen

Snyder's Education Cuts - Tue, 2015-02-17 13:42

Fairfield Citizen

Michigan governor puts renewed emphasis on blue-collar jobs
Fairfield Citizen
Rick Snyder wants to re-establish vocational and technical schooling as an “equally honorable, equally important and equally well-compensated” career track. To that end, his new budget proposes a $36 million, or 75 percent, increase in spending on ...
Michigan puts renewed emphasis on blue-collar jobs, retreats from plan to ...Hamilton Spectator

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Michigan governor puts renewed emphasis on blue-collar jobs - WBOC TV 16

Snyder's Education Cuts - Tue, 2015-02-17 13:39

Michigan governor puts renewed emphasis on blue-collar jobs
WBOC TV 16
Rick Snyder says the pendulum has swung too far toward encouraging students to get a four-year degree when they should also consider an apprenticeship or a community college program. "Big mistake," he said. ... It's hard to tell a kid growing up in ...

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Michigan governor puts renewed emphasis on blue-collar jobs - Charlotte Observer

Snyder's Education Cuts - Tue, 2015-02-17 13:38

Charlotte Observer

Michigan governor puts renewed emphasis on blue-collar jobs
Charlotte Observer
Rick Snyder says the pendulum has swung too far toward encouraging students to get a four-year degree when they should also consider an apprenticeship or a community college program. "Big mistake," he said. ... It's hard to tell a kid growing up in ...

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Michigan governor puts renewed emphasis on blue-collar jobs - Chron.com

Snyder's Education Cuts - Tue, 2015-02-17 13:17

Chron.com

Michigan governor puts renewed emphasis on blue-collar jobs
Chron.com
Rick Snyder says the pendulum has swung too far toward encouraging students to get a four-year degree when they should also consider an apprenticeship or a community college program. "Big mistake," he said. ... It's hard to tell a kid growing up in ...

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Snyder budget hits medical ed; proposed $74M cut in funds surprises hospital ... - Crain's Detroit Business

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sun, 2015-02-15 08:03

Snyder budget hits medical ed; proposed $74M cut in funds surprises hospital ...
Crain's Detroit Business
As the largest recipient of state Medicaid graduate medical education funding, eight-hospital Detroit Medical Center also stands to lose the most money — $53.3 million — if the Legislature doesn't reinstate millions of dollars in state general funds ...

Snyder proposes $54B budget, announces cuts in current year - Grand Haven Tribune

Snyder's Education Cuts - Wed, 2015-02-11 21:23

Grand Haven Tribune

Snyder proposes $54B budget, announces cuts in current year
Grand Haven Tribune
Dozens of state employee layoffs are possible and incentives for movie makers will be cut $12 million, or nearly one-quarter. Snyder said about 76 percent of the total budget is dedicated to education and health and human services. "We should be proud.

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Education spending gets a big boost in Governor Snyder's budget - minbcnews.com

Snyder's Education Cuts - Wed, 2015-02-11 18:20

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Education spending gets a big boost in Governor Snyder's budget
minbcnews.com
“It's nice that the state leadership is committed to education in this state,” says Dawn Hibbard, communications specialist for Mott Community College. It's a different story than years past when Snyder made cuts to education. “The budget cuts in the ...

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Snyder says he's proud of $54B state budget - Detroit Free Press

Snyder's Education Cuts - Wed, 2015-02-11 09:14

Detroit Free Press

Snyder says he's proud of $54B state budget
Detroit Free Press
LANSING — Gov. Rick Snyder presented a $54-billion state budget Wednesday that spread the pain of hundreds of millions of dollars in spending cuts while modestly boosting education spending at all levels, expanding a dental program for children, and ...
Snyder pitches education boost, health cutsThe Detroit News
Gov. Snyder Announces Plan For Budget Cuts, Education FundingCBS Local
Snyder's proposed state budget cuts rural hospitals, graduate medical ...Crain's Detroit Business
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