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This week we heard that Bob Dylan had been awarded the Nobel Prize for literature, and on university campuses throughout the country, and sometimes in the streets outside, his words were coming true: 2,529 more words

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Teachers on Why You Need to Attend a CEA County Forum

It’s your opportunity to help improve education policy in Connecticut: Don’t miss out.

Litchfield teachers were the first to take part in a CEA County Forum this fall, and they had a lot to say about how the Every Students Succeeds Act should be implemented in Connecticut. 385 more words

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The News Service of Florida

A group of charter schools is challenging a new state rule about construction funding, saying the Florida Department of Education overreached when it blocked some lower-performing schools from qualifying for the money. 163 more words

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School Funding Won't Be on Special Session Agenda After All

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nevada lawmakers meeting for a special session next week won’t try to fix education funding problems after all.

Gov. Brian Sandoval said Thursday that legislators will focus solely on a proposed hotel tax increase to fund an NFL stadium, a convention center expansion and more police officers in the Las Vegas area. 90 more words


Help Improve CT Education Policies: Come to a CEA Forum This October

An unprecedented Superior Court decision has sent shockwaves across the education community in Connecticut. Meanwhile, the long arm of the federal government is reaching into schools with the new Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA). 365 more words

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Report: Florida's College Students Face Deep Education Cuts

Mona Shand, Florida News Connection

Over the last eight years, Florida has reduced its spending per student in higher education by about 22 percent. 272 more words

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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