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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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From The Pantry To A Peabody: The Wonderful Story Of 'Dr. Katz, Professional ... - Yahoo News

Snyder's Education Cuts - Tue, 2015-06-09 12:58

Yahoo News

From The Pantry To A Peabody: The Wonderful Story Of 'Dr. Katz, Professional ...
Yahoo News
That said, when a software developer and former teacher named Tom Snyder (not the late talk show host) met a talented stand-up comic named Jonathan Katz, they decided to develop an animated series together… an unlikely pairing, to say the least ...

Republicans Trashed Democracy In Michigan. Now They Want To Trash It In ... - Mother Jones

Snyder's Education Cuts - Tue, 2015-06-09 11:06

Mother Jones

Republicans Trashed Democracy In Michigan. Now They Want To Trash It In ...
Mother Jones
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 ...

Breakfast links: Goal for DC - Greater Greater Washington

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

Breakfast links: Goal for DC
Greater Greater Washington
United stays in DC: DC United will build its new stadium in DC after all. The team and the Bowser administration reached a deal Monday, which largely follows Mayor Gray's original plans. Virginia officials had recently encouraged the team to move to ...

Rise & Shine - Chalkbeat New York

Snyder's Education Cuts - Tue, 2015-06-09 07:27

Rise & Shine
Chalkbeat New York
Plus, passing an education tax credit along with stronger rent regulations, creating a more financially-stable childcare system, and more in today's education news. by Stephanie Snyder on June 9, 2015 7:13 am ...

Defaulting on your student loans is not the right answer - Quartz

Snyder's Education Cuts - Mon, 2015-06-08 16:15

Quartz

Defaulting on your student loans is not the right answer
Quartz
He blames an education system for ruining his life “simply because I had the misfortune of coming from modest origins.” And he whines that the banks ... “That guy got away with bad stuff so I should too” didn't cut it in Kindergarten. And it definitely ...

Water Research Foundation Announces the Winners of Its 2015 Outstanding ... - Digital Journal

Snyder's Education Cuts - Mon, 2015-06-08 11:02

Water Research Foundation Announces the Winners of Its 2015 Outstanding ...
Digital Journal
DENVER--(Business Wire)--The Water Research Foundation (WRF) announced today that it has awarded the 2015 Dr. Pankaj Parekh Research Innovation Award to Dr. Shane Snyder from the University of Arizona and two Outstanding Subscriber Awards for ...

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Water Research Foundation Announces the Winners of Its 2015 Outstanding ... - Business Wire (press release)

Snyder's Education Cuts - Mon, 2015-06-08 11:00

Water Research Foundation Announces the Winners of Its 2015 Outstanding ...
Business Wire (press release)
DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Water Research Foundation (WRF) announced today that it has awarded the 2015 Dr. Pankaj Parekh Research Innovation Award to Dr. Shane Snyder from the University of Arizona and two Outstanding Subscriber ... care products ...

Flawed campus rape policies can take choices from victims - Lansing State Journal

Snyder's Education Cuts - Mon, 2015-06-08 10:50

Flawed campus rape policies can take choices from victims
Lansing State Journal
Three Michigan universities — Grand Valley State University, Michigan State University and the University of Michigan — are being investigated by the federal Education Department's Office of Civil Rights over how they handled specific sexual assault ...

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Pre-Market News Analysis on: CNH Industrial NV (BIT:CNHI), Houghton Mifflin ... - wsnewspublishers

Snyder's Education Cuts - Mon, 2015-06-08 08:41

wsnewspublishers

Pre-Market News Analysis on: CNH Industrial NV (BIT:CNHI), Houghton Mifflin ...
wsnewspublishers
cholastic Corporation (SCHL), the global children's publishing, education and media company, declared recently it had accomplished the formerly stated sale of its Educational Technology and Services business segment (“EdTech”) to Houghton Mifflin ...

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Forsyth County commissioners weigh future of Rolling Hill Drive property - Winston-Salem Journal

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sun, 2015-06-07 18:52

Forsyth County commissioners weigh future of Rolling Hill Drive property
Winston-Salem Journal
Nearly 200 acres of government land near Tobaccoville and King sit unused, but a county work group has recommended that the Forsyth County commissioners consider selling part of it and allowing other parts to be used for outdoor training programs.

Flawed campus rape policies take choices from victims - Lansing State Journal

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sun, 2015-06-07 15:30

Flawed campus rape policies take choices from victims
Lansing State Journal
Three Michigan universities — Grand Valley State University, Michigan State University and the University of Michigan — are being investigated by the federal Education Department's Office of Civil Rights over how they handled specific sexual assault ...

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Governor should mull Duggan's Detroit Public Schools plan - Crain's Detroit Business

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sun, 2015-06-07 08:04

Governor should mull Duggan's Detroit Public Schools plan
Crain's Detroit Business
The problem, Duggan told attendees at the Detroit Regional Chamber's Mackinac Policy Conference, is that massive school closings, teacher layoffs and other cuts created enough uncertainty about the system's future that parents moved their children ...

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