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Premier Notley, Cabinet to restore education funding for 2015-16, support enrolment growth

News Release

Helping secure a bright future for Alberta’s children

The Premier and her Cabinet are restoring education funding for the 2015-16 school year —and are also funding enrolment growth — to provide needed resources to support student learning. 207 more words

High School Assessment Working Group Votes Unanimously to Eliminate SBAC for 11th Graders

Connecticut’s High School Assessment Working Group late yesterday afternoon voted unanimously to eliminate the 11th grade Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium (SBAC) test, and restore precious teaching and learning time for students. 226 more words

A Long Winding Road for the E-12 Education Omnibus Bill

With 46 hours left in the 2015 Legislative session the House and Senate E-12 conferees wrapped up their work on the HF844 Conference Committee Report in the wee hours of the morning. 319 more words

State budget endgame: No deal yet on education funding

The House is in session. pic.twitter.com/SQBlwZGg0w

— Chris Parsons (@Chris_Parsons74) May 16, 2015

It’s (almost) down to the wire for Minnesota state lawmakers, who are planning to work well into the night and through Sunday to finish deliberations on a $40 billion two-year state budget before their adjournment deadline of midnight Monday.

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Podcast: The impacts of austerity for students and teachers in Quebec's public schools

May 16, 2015

The Liberal government’s proposed austerity measures have some very serious consequences for students and teachers in Quebec’s public schools. In addition to the insulting salary offer to teachers and the proposal to raid our pensions there are a number of measures that will directly affect students: 74 more words