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NDP claims Liberals plan to cut $500M from education funding

TORONTO – Some schools in Ontario will be shut down as the Liberal government makes education funding cuts to help eliminate a $12.5-billion deficit in three years, Education Minister Liz Sandals admitted Tuesday. 465 more words

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England's University funding system 'worst of both worlds'

A new study by the Higher Education Commission has cast doubt on the long-term financial sustainability of the current system of funding for England’s universities, saying it represents the “worst of both worlds” 189 more words

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New Survey Tracks America's Kids After School

By Dr. Marciene Mattleman

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) - During the recent campaigns for local, state and federal offices, there was much talk about education needs.

It is the responsibility for government at all levels to fund K-12 education, although we know that lately budgets in many places in the country have been inadequate. 110 more words

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The Bandwidth Schools Have and the Bandwidth They Need… 329 more words

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Board of Education worried about impact of woeful state budget

WICHITA, Kansas — Kansas officials are estimating the state budget could be more than $1 billion in the red next year, and schools are bracing for the possibility of more budget cuts. 396 more words

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Return on Invest...

EdSurge reported that Sir Michael Barber (of Pearson) had this to say about what is essentially ROI on education: “Most attempts at education reform since 1970 are about putting money into the system and trusting that it would improve–like more teachers, smaller classrooms–with small returns.” 103 more words

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Vol.#73: "Turn Out for What?" #ItsOnNov4

October has completely run away from me. A new school, a new curriculum, a new role as department chair, a mentor training program, leading Professional Development sessions and a conference presentation… I completely neglected the “Volumes”. 150 more words

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