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Increasing educational performance and reducing educational disparities is more feasible if pursued through high-productivity interventions, including but not limited to early childhood education

On May 27, 2015, the Upjohn Institute released a report on Michigan’s school finance system and how to reform it to improve student performance in Michigan, and lessen disparities among children in various income groups.   1,282 more words

Early Childhood Program Design Issues

People who actually produce things lose jobs, jobs that only contribute to deficit continue to grow (as always)

Surprised? You shouldn’t be.

We can’t think of a single report from the Humboldt Economic Index over the last year that paints a pretty picture for the future. 310 more words

Synopsis of City Council Preliminary Budget Hearing for NYCEDC

In lieu of an actual blog post for this week, I will put out a completed deliverable from my Advanced Financial Analysis & Budgeting Course. If anyone has thoughts or feedback, please leave a comment. 1,913 more words

Aline Stevenson’s Charity Work

I recently traveled to Nicaragua to visit two very special girls in my life that I sponsor through a charity, Compassion International based in Denver, CO.  294 more words

June Business Workshops

June Business Workshops Offered at Oakland County’s One Stop Shop Business Center

Are you just starting your business or in need some understanding of the legal considerations? 717 more words


Mirick O’Connell Hosts “Building the Boroughs+” Workshop On Improving Downtowns

Attorneys Art Bergeron and yours truly hosted a workshop for community leaders at the firm’s Westborough office on May 7th to share ideas and lessons learned on building and improving the downtowns in the Boroughs+ region.  281 more words


Lansing Tops List of Midwest Cities Luring Service Jobs Back To U.S.

LANSING — A new report from the Miami-based business consulting Hackett Group found that Lansing was the top Midwest city for luring back service industry jobs that had been offshored. 304 more words