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Ivy Tech Joins Minority Consortium - Inside Indiana Business (press release)

Snyder's Education Cuts - Wed, 2015-03-18 07:23

Inside Indiana Business (press release)

Ivy Tech Joins Minority Consortium
Inside Indiana Business (press release)
"Ivy Tech has the greatest higher education impact on the African-American population of Indiana with more than half of African-Americans enrolled in college in Indiana attending Ivy Tech," said Ivy Tech President Thomas J. Snyder. "We are committed to ...

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Phillipsburg area teachers blame state health care reform for eroding raises - lehighvalleylive.com

Snyder's Education Cuts - Wed, 2015-03-18 06:42

lehighvalleylive.com

Phillipsburg area teachers blame state health care reform for eroding raises
lehighvalleylive.com
Pohatcong Education Association President Rick Snyder said teachers at the kindergarten through eighth grade school have also been dealt a blow by the health care reform law. When public employees started contributing to their health care depended on ...

Shell game continues - Sunbury Daily Item

Snyder's Education Cuts - Wed, 2015-03-18 05:32

Shell game continues
Sunbury Daily Item
Business manager Brian Snyder is counting beans that don't exist. Gov. Tom Wolfe is selling cookies he doesn't have. So this time they are ... What is needed is one principal per building, a superintendent that directs elementary and secondary ...

Proposed budget cuts protested at North Warren - New Jersey Herald

Snyder's Education Cuts - Tue, 2015-03-17 22:59

Proposed budget cuts protested at North Warren
New Jersey Herald
Steingall and Murphy's questions were followed by a series of emotional appeals from at least three staff members slated to be cut, including school counselor Marcy Drum, Career and Tech Education teacher Raymond Snyder and English teacher Heather ...

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State approves Flint School District's 'unusual' request for $4.6 million ... - MLive.com

Snyder's Education Cuts - Tue, 2015-03-17 15:38

MLive.com

State approves Flint School District's 'unusual' request for $4.6 million ...
MLive.com
FLINT, MI -- Teachers and other Flint School District employees might have gone unpaid next week if the Michigan Department of Education had refused Flint Schools' request for a $4.6 million advance in state aid. But the state approved Flint schools ...

Kutztown University has a new president - Allentown Morning Call

Snyder's Education Cuts - Tue, 2015-03-17 15:23

Allentown Morning Call

Kutztown University has a new president
Allentown Morning Call
Kenneth Hawkinson was unanimously approved as the school's 12th president Tuesday by the board of governors of the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education. Hawkinson, welcomed to the campus Tuesday afternoon, said he was excited to helm ...

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Aramark worker ordered prisoner to feed inmates at Michigan prison cake ... - MLive.com

Snyder's Education Cuts - Tue, 2015-03-17 06:32

Aramark worker ordered prisoner to feed inmates at Michigan prison cake ...
MLive.com
"The Aramark employee allegedly ordered him to cut the sides of the cake off and serve it to the population." In another email, Lloyd Rapelje, an administrator in ... "The Snyder administration should use this opportunity to come clean about all the ...

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Sunburn — The morning read of what's hot in Florida politics — March 17 - SaintPetersBlog (blog)

Snyder's Education Cuts - Tue, 2015-03-17 05:51

SaintPetersBlog (blog)

Sunburn — The morning read of what's hot in Florida politics — March 17
SaintPetersBlog (blog)
The House's actions, however, continues to put it on a potential collision course with the Senate, where leaders in that chamber have maintained that they will allow large cuts to the state's hospitals. On Monday speculation ... But education programs ...

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ISS budget task force looks to lobby Rauner budget cuts - Daily Illini

Snyder's Education Cuts - Tue, 2015-03-17 01:55

ISS budget task force looks to lobby Rauner budget cuts
Daily Illini
Dickey compared the proposed cuts to when Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder cut higher education funding by 15 percent in 2011. Snyder later went on to increase funding each of the next four years. “The University of Michigan became a considerably whiter ...

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Large crowd objects to N.Warren budget that would cut seven staff members - New Jersey Herald

Snyder's Education Cuts - Tue, 2015-03-17 01:09

Large crowd objects to N.Warren budget that would cut seven staff members
New Jersey Herald
“In my class, we talk about sales and the sales process, and when you have explained and shown the value of that product, you have earned the right to ask for that sale,” Career and Tech Education teacher Raymond Snyder said. “Heck the seniors are ...

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Many state services taking longer than hoped - Lansing State Journal

Snyder's Education Cuts - Tue, 2015-03-17 00:09

Lansing State Journal

Many state services taking longer than hoped
Lansing State Journal
The Education Department aims to get standardized test results out to local school districts within 32 days, but it took 50 days last time around. But state officials noted most services are happening faster than hoped. The Department of Licensing ...

How Unions Can Grow Stronger in the Wake of Right To Work - In These Times

Snyder's Education Cuts - Mon, 2015-03-16 13:51

In These Times

How Unions Can Grow Stronger in the Wake of Right To Work
In These Times
Rick Snyder suddenly went back on his word and did the same. Those precedents, combined with ... The problem is that when “fair share” dues requirements are eliminated through right-to-work laws or measures that focus on cutting public workers' rights ...

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Free Speech Protects Even Jerks Like Dan Snyder and OU Racists - Indian Country Today Media Network

Snyder's Education Cuts - Mon, 2015-03-16 13:06

Free Speech Protects Even Jerks Like Dan Snyder and OU Racists
Indian Country Today Media Network
The American Civil Liberties Union has filed an amicus curiae (“friend of the court”) brief in the federal court appeal of the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office decision to cancel the trademark protection of Dan Snyder's Redskins team name for violation ...

Tom Watkins: The sad state of children in Michigan - Battle Creek Enquirer

Snyder's Education Cuts - Mon, 2015-03-16 09:57

Battle Creek Enquirer

Tom Watkins: The sad state of children in Michigan
Battle Creek Enquirer
Rcik Snyder and the Legislature. It is ALL of our fault. We know the problems. We have known the problems for decades. The only question remains: Are we going to shrug our collective shoulders, or are we going to do something about the issues that ...

$1.8M deficit at Milton may lead to staff, activities cuts - Sunbury Daily Item

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sun, 2015-03-15 23:44

$1.8M deficit at Milton may lead to staff, activities cuts
Sunbury Daily Item
... Keegan and district Business Manager Brian Snyder listed the potential elimination of the following positions: three elementary teachers; one English as a second language teacher; two music teachers; one high school librarian; two special education ...

Change Ups: Heys selected for diverse communities scholarship - Grand Rapids Business Journal (subscription)

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sun, 2015-03-15 23:40

Change Ups: Heys selected for diverse communities scholarship
Grand Rapids Business Journal (subscription)
San Juan Diego Academy has been awarded one of 20 scholarships to the Association of Fundraising Professionals Conference later this month. Development and donor relations director Elizabeth Heys competed for the Diverse Communities Scholarship ...

New Farm Bureau chief sees challenges, opportunities - Hutchinson News

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sun, 2015-03-15 02:18

Hutchinson News

New Farm Bureau chief sees challenges, opportunities
Hutchinson News
The first was Ralph Snyder of Oskaloosa. A fourth-generation farmer, Felts, who grows wheat, corn, ... Felts said he supports the "three-legged" stool of income, sales and property taxes, and that lawmakers need to re-balance the stool after large ...

Fractured education reform never works - Detroit Free Press

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sun, 2015-03-15 00:09

Detroit Free Press

Fractured education reform never works
Detroit Free Press
Those goals belong to Michigan's State School Reform and Redesign Office, whose operations Gov. Rick Snyder moved Thursday from the Department of Education, which he does not oversee, to the Department of Technology, Management and Budget, ...
Rochelle Riley: Fractured education reform never operatesHighland Bulletin Echo

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It's All Good - Ukiah Daily Journal

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sat, 2015-03-14 23:45

It's All Good
Ukiah Daily Journal
Arthur Dawson>> gave me a line (at last month's Writers Read in Ukiah) from Gary Snyder. I'll use it as problematic epigraph for this column: ... I'm working with a new, ratcheting lopper, so the first hour or so is self-educational—new gestures for ...

Cost-Related Access Challenges, Solutions in 18 States - New York Times

Snyder's Education Cuts - Sat, 2015-03-14 11:24

Cost-Related Access Challenges, Solutions in 18 States
New York Times
Indiana lawmakers are considering a bill that — on the surface — aims to simplify school management by cutting obsolete or duplicate regulations in education. But hidden within the bill — which is more than 270 pages long — are major changes to how ...

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