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‘Nothing to see here, folks,’ 2017 edition

Basic flaws remain in Tax Foundation business index

The Tax Foundation released the 14th edition of its State Business Tax Climate Index (SBTCI) today (Sept. 28). 482 more words

Organization

Hekia Parata: I'm all ears - especially my ears

New Zealand has a very good education system. That’s beyond debate. Can we make it better? Yes, we can and we must. We must make it heaps more betterer. 531 more words

Politics

Don't go corporate on school funding in Saskatchewan

Marc Spooner, associate professor, Faculty of Education, University of Regina, writes:

RE: ‘Social impact bond’ a first for Canadian schools, (Sept. 15 Leader-Post):

Yes, let’s turn our kids’ education into a for-profit venture, but politely call it a “social impact bond.” 140 more words

Letters

THE HUBRIS OF A COLOR-BLIND CONSTITUTIONALISM: CCJEF RULING APPEALED AND IS MORE DANGEROUS THAN THE STATUS QUO

On September 7, 2015 there was a moment when interest-convergence was happening right in front of us. As Superior Court Judge Thomas Moukawsher read his ruling on… 664 more words

CEA President on Appeal in Education Funding Case

Connecticut Attorney General George Jepsen today announced the state will appeal part of the court’s ruling in Connecticut Coalition for Justice in Education Funding (CCJEF) v. 392 more words

Education News

Douglas teachers get less funds, buy supplies out-of-pocket

By TAYLOR PATTON

LAWERENCEVILLE, Ga. — As August creeps closer, mornings change for 22-year-old math teacher Gulannar Rattani as she prepares to go back to school. 493 more words

Feature

Pass Or Fail? Pa. Supreme Court To Hear School Funding Lawsuit

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Meeting in Philadelphia, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court is set to hear arguments Tuesday in an appeal brought by advocates who say the state’s education funding is inadequate. 176 more words

News