Snyder's Education Cuts

Toppling the Tea Party - Apr 23 - Beyond Chron

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Toppling the Tea Party - Apr 23
Beyond Chron
In the past four years, for example, Pennsylvania's Corbett has slashed state education spending, Michigan's Snyder has cut the duration of state unemployment compensation during a deep recession, Ohio's Kasich and Wisconsin's Walker have restricted ...

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I Was Expecting a More Jewish Father - Jewish Daily Forward

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Jewish Daily Forward

I Was Expecting a More Jewish Father
Jewish Daily Forward
Laurel Snyder is the author of books like “Bigger than a Bread Box” and “Baxter, the Pig Who Wanted To Be Kosher.” Find her online at laurelsnyder.com or on ... We no longer know what constitute the critical components of a Jewish identity or the ...

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Michigan schools aren't moving forward - The Detroit News

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Michigan schools aren't moving forward
The Detroit News
The report shows student performance in Michigan to be stagnant and, in some cases, declining as a result of our state's “practically singular focus on governance, choice and charter schools as a panacea to our challenges,” according to Education Trust ...

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Supreme Court upholds Michigan's ban on affirmative action in admissions ... - Central Michigan Life

Tue, 2014-04-22 20:34

Supreme Court upholds Michigan's ban on affirmative action in admissions ...
Central Michigan Life
(Rick) Snyder's harmful cuts to public education.” Race in admissions is likely to remain a hot topic in Michigan this year, if recent news out of the University of Michigan is any indication. Last week, a black Detroit high school student protested ...

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Poll shows support for increasing per-pupil funding, cutting elsewhere - Hometownlife.com

Tue, 2014-04-22 08:48

Poll shows support for increasing per-pupil funding, cutting elsewhere
Hometownlife.com
Randy Liepa, superintendent for Livonia Public Schools, said the proposal is an enhancement over the budget proposal issued recently by Snyder and was an attempt to determine “what we could do to improve the lot of school districts across the state.”.
75 Percent of Michigan Voters Support 'Classrooms & Kids' School Plan ...Patch.com

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Poll: Raise per-pupil funding, make cuts elsewhere in budget - Livingston Daily

Tue, 2014-04-22 08:36

Poll: Raise per-pupil funding, make cuts elsewhere in budget
Livingston Daily
ADVERTISEMENT. Poll results released Monday show 75 percent of likely Michigan voters support a proposal for funding schools that advocates say would put more money in the classroom and give local school leaders more flexibility in determining how to ...

Poll: Raise per-pupil funding, make cuts elsewhere in budget - Livingston Daily

Tue, 2014-04-22 08:36

Poll: Raise per-pupil funding, make cuts elsewhere in budget
Livingston Daily
ADVERTISEMENT. Poll results released Monday show 75 percent of likely Michigan voters support a proposal for funding schools that advocates say would put more money in the classroom and give local school leaders more flexibility in determining how to ...
75 Percent of Michigan Voters Support 'Classrooms & Kids' School Plan ...Patch.com
Poll shows support for increasing per-pupil funding, cutting elsewhereDetroit Free Press

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Schauer proposes educational initiatives - The Michigan Daily

Tue, 2014-04-22 01:21

Schauer proposes educational initiatives
The Michigan Daily
Rick Snyder's budget cuts to K-12 education in the upcoming years. Schauer's policy note refers to the 2012 $930 million spending cut Snyder made in his first year in office. “It's time to get our priorities straight, and stop balancing the budget on ...

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75 Percent of Michigan Voters Support 'Classrooms & Kids' School Plan ... - Patch.com

Mon, 2014-04-21 21:44

75 Percent of Michigan Voters Support 'Classrooms & Kids' School Plan ...
Patch.com
Rick Snyder, two from legislators and the “Classrooms and Kids” plan, which is the only proposal developed and supported by educators statewide, including superintendents, principals, local school boards and others. “For years, Michigan schools have ...

Food stamp recipients making tough choices after cuts - Coshocton Tribune

Mon, 2014-04-21 21:19

Food stamp recipients making tough choices after cuts
Coshocton Tribune
“Our only attempt is to provide additional assistance — both food assistance and long-term programs that provide job training and education that will help individuals move out of poverty,” Johnson said. ... The Tribune's Kate Snyder contributed to ...

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75 Percent of Michigan Voters Support 'Classrooms & Kids' School Plan ... - Patch.com

Mon, 2014-04-21 18:34

75 Percent of Michigan Voters Support 'Classrooms & Kids' School Plan ...
Patch.com
Rick Snyder, two from legislators and the “Classrooms and Kids” plan, which is the only proposal developed and supported by educators statewide, including superintendents, principals, local school boards and others. “For years, Michigan schools have ...
Poll shows support for increasing per-pupil funding, cutting elsewhereDetroit Free Press

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Food stamp recipients making tough choices after cuts - Zanesville Times Recorder

Mon, 2014-04-21 17:21

Food stamp recipients making tough choices after cuts
Zanesville Times Recorder
“Our only attempt is to provide additional assistance — both food assistance and long-term programs that provide job training and education that will help individuals move out of poverty,” Johnson said. In the short run, though, that hasn't been the ...

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Food stamp recipients making tough choices after cuts - Coshocton Tribune

Mon, 2014-04-21 17:18

Food stamp recipients making tough choices after cuts
Coshocton Tribune
“Our only attempt is to provide additional assistance — both food assistance and long-term programs that provide job training and education that will help individuals move out of poverty,” Johnson said. ... The Tribune's Kate Snyder contributed to ...

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Food stamp recipients making tough choices after cuts - Coshocton Tribune

Mon, 2014-04-21 17:10

Food stamp recipients making tough choices after cuts
Coshocton Tribune
“Our only attempt is to provide additional assistance — both food assistance and long-term programs that provide job training and education that will help individuals move out of poverty,” Johnson said. ... The Tribune's Kate Snyder contributed to ...

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New CDs in stores this week - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Mon, 2014-04-21 17:04

New CDs in stores this week
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Close. □ Ace Reporter, "Yearling XL" (Ooh La La). Ace Reporter's Chris Snyder has distinguished his band by moving from Brooklyn to Chicago, writing a song a day for a year and reissuing a 2013 debut album with extra (and extra-) melodic indie tracks ...

Food stamp recipients making tough choices after cuts - Zanesville Times Recorder

Mon, 2014-04-21 16:55

Food stamp recipients making tough choices after cuts
Zanesville Times Recorder
“Our only attempt is to provide additional assistance — both food assistance and long-term programs that provide job training and education that will help individuals move out of poverty,” Johnson said. In the short run, though, that hasn't been the ...

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Poll shows support for increasing per-pupil funding, cutting elsewhere - Detroit Free Press

Mon, 2014-04-21 15:48

Poll shows support for increasing per-pupil funding, cutting elsewhere
Detroit Free Press
Randy Liepa, superintendent for Livonia Public Schools, said the proposal is an enhancement over the budget proposal issued recently by Snyder and was an attempt to determine “what we could do to improve the lot of school districts across the state.”.
75 Percent of Michigan Voters Support 'Classrooms & Kids' School Plan ...Patch.com

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Northville leaders say partnerships keep 'state of community' in good shape - Hometownlife.com

Mon, 2014-04-21 15:05

Northville leaders say partnerships keep 'state of community' in good shape
Hometownlife.com
That is if the important partnerships between the township, city, state governments and school district have with its stakeholders continues to grow. That was the message from ... In reaction, the city, among other moves, has had to cut staff and ...

A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorials - Marquette Mining Journal

Mon, 2014-04-21 12:10

A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorials
Marquette Mining Journal
Alcohol use by young people is extremely dangerous - both to themselves and to society, and is directly associated with traffic fatalities, violence, suicide, educational failure, alcohol overdose, unsafe sex and other problem behaviors. Annually, over ...

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Treasury Secretary to visit Detroit for talks on jobs, development - Detroit Free Press

Mon, 2014-04-21 12:08

Treasury Secretary to visit Detroit for talks on jobs, development
Detroit Free Press
Related story: Detroit pension leaders, city reach landmark deal on retiree cut. Last week, the Free ... Rick Snyder's office, as well as the state's housing department, also provided no confirmation of such a deal. Today's ... On Thursday, Lew is set ...

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