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Research Assessment #10

Date: February 9, 2017

Topic: Tuition Vouchers

Assessment:

            As Betsy DeVos takes office as the new Secretary of Education, charter schools and tuition vouchers have been the focus of many discussions regarding education policy. 768 more words

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Research Assessment #9

Date: January 26, 2017

Topic: Texas Property Values to Finance Education

Assessment:

            Public school finance comes from multiple areas: local tax dollars, state funding, as well as additional funds from the federal government. 561 more words

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Research Assessment #8

Date: January 20, 2017

Topic: Socioeconomic Effects on Schools

Assessment:

            When I sat in on a meeting between my mentor and State Senator Van Taylor, I became intrigued by public school education finance. 531 more words

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Interview Assessment #5

Name of Professional: Bill Woodard

Profession/Title: Frisco City Councilman

Business/Company name: Frisco City Government

Assessment:

In my recent interview assessments, I have discussed what I have learned regarding the inner workings of municipal governments. 551 more words

Interview Assessment #4

Name of Professional: Rick Crowley

Profession/Title: City Manager of Rockwall

Business/Company name: Rockwall City Government

Assessment:

As I continued to expand my research to non-elected positions in local government, I interviewed the Rockwall city manager, Rick Crowley. 535 more words

Interview Assessment #3

Name of Professional: Henry Hill

Profession/Title: Deputy City Manager of Frisco

Business/Company name: Frisco City Government

Assessment:

After conducting informational interviews with multiple elected officials, I was excited to learn about a less political position in local governments. 529 more words

Interview Assessment #2

Name of Professional: Shona Huffman

Profession/Title: Frisco City Councilwoman

Business/Company name: Frisco City Government

Assessment:

Preparing for my second interview, I drafted questions that expanded upon the information regarding voter attitudes from my first interview. 540 more words