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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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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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