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AP PHOTOS: Martial law has anti-mine protesters back at work - KTUL

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2015-06-11 14:00

AP PHOTOS: Martial law has anti-mine protesters back at work
KTUL
He who works, even if he lacks an education, gets ahead. Why would we want a mine?" Domingo Condori said while taking a break from harvesting rice. Farmers like Condori earn about $4,000 an acre on the crop, which has two growing seasons a year.

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AP PHOTOS: Martial law has anti-mine protesters back at work - NTV

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2015-06-11 13:52

AP PHOTOS: Martial law has anti-mine protesters back at work
NTV
He who works, even if he lacks an education, gets ahead. Why would we want a mine?" Domingo Condori said while taking a break from harvesting rice. Farmers like Condori earn about $4,000 an acre on the crop, which has two growing seasons a year.

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Ann Arbor schools trustee: 'We are fighting very hard' to raise teacher pay - MLive.com

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2015-06-11 13:50

MLive.com

Ann Arbor schools trustee: 'We are fighting very hard' to raise teacher pay
MLive.com
Stead's comments from the June 10 Ann Arbor Board of Education meeting outlined the board's vision for a financially-sound school district in a difficult climate for public schools in Michigan. The school board on Wednesday ... However, the district ...

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Rival challenges Clinton to say where she stands on trade - News On 6

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2015-06-11 11:52

Rival challenges Clinton to say where she stands on trade
News On 6
"This is not an educational campaign," Sanders said. "This is not a protest campaign. This is a campaign to win." Sanders acknowledged Clinton is the "heavy favorite" at the start of the campaign but said "we have momentum. And our numbers are growing.".

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Walker takes on higher education in Wisconsin - kwwl.com

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2015-06-11 10:12

kwwl.com

Walker takes on higher education in Wisconsin
kwwl.com
... participate in referrals that violate their beliefs.More >>. Gov. Rick Snyder on Thursday signed a law letting private adoption agencies with state contracts decline to participate in referrals against their religious beliefs, despite criticism ...

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Professors flee, higher education suffers in Venezuela - 12NewsNow.Com

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2015-06-11 08:57

12NewsNow.Com

Professors flee, higher education suffers in Venezuela
12NewsNow.Com
Teachers say they can't make it on the small salaries the government offers, and are tired of the official neglect that affects Central University and other autonomous public universities that were once the jewels in the crown of the nation's ...

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Walker takes on higher education in Wisconsin - 12NewsNow.Com

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2015-06-11 03:31

12NewsNow.Com

Walker takes on higher education in Wisconsin
12NewsNow.Com
Walker, who attended Marquette University but did not graduate, initially proposed cutting the university's state aid by 13 percent, or $300 million. Budget writers in the Legislature have reduced the proposed cut to $250 million, while still voting to ...

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Walker takes on higher education in Wisconsin - ABC NEWS 4

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2015-06-11 03:29

ABC NEWS 4

Walker takes on higher education in Wisconsin
ABC NEWS 4
... participate in referrals that violate their beliefs.More >>. Gov. Rick Snyder on Thursday signed a law letting private adoption agencies with state contracts decline to participate in referrals against their religious beliefs, despite criticism ...

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Educated Ukrainians flee east Ukraine for new lives in Kiev - KLKN

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2015-06-11 02:54

KLKN

Educated Ukrainians flee east Ukraine for new lives in Kiev
KLKN
Educated, middle-class people like Bolot, whose arts center was turned into a rebel training camp and prison, represent a big chunk of those who opt for Ukraine-controlled areas, especially the capital - a serious brain drain for Ukraine's east. There ...

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Professors flee, higher education suffers in Venezuela - WQOW TV News 18

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2015-06-11 00:26

WQOW TV News 18

Professors flee, higher education suffers in Venezuela
WQOW TV News 18
Teachers say they can't make it on the small salaries the government offers, and are tired of the official neglect that affects Central University and other autonomous public universities that were once the jewels in the crown of the nation's ...

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Professors flee, higher education suffers in Venezuela - KXXV News Channel 25

Snyder's Education Cuts - Thu, 2015-06-11 00:23

KXXV News Channel 25

Professors flee, higher education suffers in Venezuela
KXXV News Channel 25
Teachers say they can't make it on the small salaries the government offers, and are tired of the official neglect that affects Central University and other autonomous public universities that were once the jewels in the crown of the nation's ...

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House approves $1.2B road package that kills tax credit - The Detroit News

Snyder's Education Cuts - Wed, 2015-06-10 17:59

House approves $1.2B road package that kills tax credit
The Detroit News
Rick Snyder also has publicly opposed tapping the Michigan Economic Development Corp.'s budget to make up for a $1.2 billion ... The Michigan Catholic Conference opposed the elimination of the EITC, which lawmakers trimmed in 2011 to balance the budget ...

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States' Boost To Adult Dental Care Could Help Low-Income Residents - Huffington Post

Snyder's Education Cuts - Wed, 2015-06-10 12:09

States' Boost To Adult Dental Care Could Help Low-Income Residents
Huffington Post
Also last year, California, Illinois, Massachusetts and South Carolina reinstated benefits that had been cut in the years since the recession began in 2007. Indiana began offering ... “Adult dental benefits are caught in a pendulum swing of contraction ...

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Accountability Needs Narrative More Than Numbers - Education Week (subscription) (blog)

Snyder's Education Cuts - Wed, 2015-06-10 11:30

Education Week (subscription) (blog)

Accountability Needs Narrative More Than Numbers
Education Week (subscription) (blog)
"Not everything is a number," notes Jon Snyder, executive director of the Stanford Center for Opportunity Policy in Education (SCOPE), which is designing and advocating for multiple measure accountability systems. The merger of numbers and ... The San ...

CHS graduates reflect on past, embrace future - Port Townsend Leader

Snyder's Education Cuts - Wed, 2015-06-10 06:45

Port Townsend Leader

CHS graduates reflect on past, embrace future
Port Townsend Leader
Pictured (from left, front row) Air Pape-Uphoff, Alyssa Wolfe, Levi Clum, Orion Weller, Joachim Lundo, Colton Shaw, Tyler Hamilton, Alyssa Hamilton, Kiersten Snyder, Lexie Cray, Ashley Kelly, Makenzie Richey; (second row) Kim Wheeler, Jeff Wheeler ...

Detroit teachers union chief takes on Lansing, recall bid - Detroit Free Press

Snyder's Education Cuts - Wed, 2015-06-10 00:16

Detroit teachers union chief takes on Lansing, recall bid
Detroit Free Press
In late April, Gov. Rick Snyder proposed sweeping changes to Detroit's education landscape. His plan would split the 47,000-student DPS into two entities: one that would function only to pay off $483 million in district debt and the other to educate ...

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Senate panel votes to end Michigan film aid in 2017 - The Detroit News

Snyder's Education Cuts - Tue, 2015-06-09 17:20

Senate panel votes to end Michigan film aid in 2017
The Detroit News
But Joel Freeman, vice president of government affairs for the Economic Development Corporation, said he's not sure the agency can afford to absorb the cost, especially when facing $135 million in cuts proposed by House lawmakers. Meekhof said he ...

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Greenville schools superintendent selected to lead Ottawa ISD - MLive.com

Snyder's Education Cuts - Tue, 2015-06-09 16:56

MLive.com

Greenville schools superintendent selected to lead Ottawa ISD
MLive.com
The OAISD works collaboratively with schools and communities to meet the educational needs of students. By pooling resources and providing services regionally, the OAISD provides programs and services to 11 local K‐12 school districts and all charter,

Michigan Is in the Midst of a “Massive Experiment in Unraveling US Democracy” - In These Times

Snyder's Education Cuts - Tue, 2015-06-09 15:49

In These Times

Michigan Is in the Midst of a “Massive Experiment in Unraveling US Democracy”
In These Times
This legislation not only strips residents of their local voting rights, but gives Snyder's appointee the power to do just about anything, including dissolving the city itself—all (no matter how disastrous) in the name of “fiscal responsibility.” If ...

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Michigan's Attempt to Destroy Democracy and the Environment - The Nation.

Snyder's Education Cuts - Tue, 2015-06-09 13:08

The Nation.

Michigan's Attempt to Destroy Democracy and the Environment
The Nation.
This legislation not only strips residents of their local voting rights, but gives Snyder's appointee the power to do just about anything, including dissolving the city itself—all (no matter how disastrous) in the name of “fiscal responsibility.” If ...

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