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MDN: Settlement Could Fund I-Zone Schools

“With federal money about to run out for the Shelby County Schools Innovation Zone schools, the $8 million in cash due from the city of Memphis next month is most likely to land in the bank account for that effort. 174 more words

Quality Of Life

MSBA at the Capitol — Governor's budget favors K-12 education, early learning

Gov. Mark Dayton released his 2015 biennial budget today. His budget reflects his priorities for Minnesota. As you will note in this spreadsheet, he titles his budget the “Children/Education Package.” We mention this because it is an appropriate title since half of his budget ($211,290,000) is committed to K-12 education and the other half to early learning ($206,328,000). 311 more words

Funding

SB 227 would make numerous changes to the education funding formula

SB 227, sponsored by Senators Stiles and Watters and Rep. Shaw, would rewrite the education funding formula for the State of New Hampshire.  There is no Fiscal Note calculating the fiscal impact of the bill.   35 more words

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House Concurrent Resolution #5 To Create Education Funding Task Force in Delaware

House Concurrent Resolution #5 will create a task force to examine how funds are allocated per student in Delaware.  My biggest question though is why the hell a representative from Rodel is needed on this?  711 more words

Rodel

HB 563 would increase the charter school funding by $38 over the next four years

HB 563, sponsored by Reps. Weyler, Roberts, Elliott, Boehm, Cordelli, Pitre, and Azarian, is a reintroduction of HB 435, the much debated charter funding bill that did not pass last year.   72 more words

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HB 562 would remove most of the education funding collar by reducing stabilization grants and eliminating the cap

The amount of state funding each school district receives is calculated according to a complex formula that frequently changes.  One component of the formula has protected districts losing students by providing a “stabilization grant,” originally calculated to stabilize the district’s state funding at the level of the previous year.   82 more words

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MDN: Sears Crosstown Will Receive New Name

“The team behind the redevelopment of the Sears Crosstown site will unveil a new name for the development during a Feb. 21 community groundbreaking ceremony. 182 more words

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