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Commentary to Generate Discussion on Reform Proposal

One idea that has been discussed in the education funding study circle is the prospect of following the lead of MA, MD and many other states in implementing an adequacy-based formula that defines the state’s educational commitment- programmatically and financially.  127 more words

Nixon Frees $143M For Education After Veto Session

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Gov. Jay Nixon has released $143 million of education funding that he had frozen, because lawmakers sustained most of his vetoes of tax-break bills. 119 more words


This simple graphic shows America's messed up priorities


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TER #030 - Sugata Mitra and Self Organised Learning Environments - 07 September 2014

Main Feature: Sugata Mitra speaks with Corinne about Self Organised Learning Environments, and Stephanie Smith, a school teacher in NSW, discusses her experiences with SOLEs in a school setting. 139 more words

Hey, premiers, leave them teachers alone!

By Robert Green | Published Sept 1 2014 by Ricochet

The beginning of the school year should be a time of great optimism and excitement for teachers. 1,475 more words