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These Central Jersey school districts have special elections Tuesday

My Central Jersey 12 Apr 2024
The increase also funds the addition of four teachers, two paraprofessionals and one security officer ... and funding in the amount of $125,000 to enhance the stipends in the paraprofessional contract.

FinTech startup funding drops 57% between Jan-March this year amid Paytm crisis

Live Mint 12 Apr 2024
Perfios, a RegTech firm raised $80 million from Teachers' Venture Growth and entered the unicorn club (Valuation above $1 billion).Top funding FinTech startups in Q1 2024.Credit Saison- $144 million ...

Metro Nashville Public Schools board proposes $1.27 billion budget to mayor

The Tennessean 12 Apr 2024
... and programs into the operating budget, along with a variety of other anticipated cost increases$10.3 million for step increases for teachers, along with support and nutrition services staff.

NYC charter school offers 12-hour days — and parents and students give it high marks

New York Post 12 Apr 2024
A Brooklyn elementary school is experimenting with a novel idea to ease the burden of childcare on working parents by offering 12-hour school days — and it’s become a hit for parents, students, and teachers alike.

New Jersey Principal Facing Charges After Disputed Incident

Hot Air 12 Apr 2024
Teacher Abby Zwerner was shot later that day ... Many of the commenters on the story are teachers or former teachers who got fed up with the lack of discipline ...  No wonder teachers are fed up with the system.. From a former teacher..

Arkansas General Assembly convenes to consider Gov. Sanders' budget proposal

Times Record - Fort Smith 12 Apr 2024
"Send me a budget that funds critical services for Arkansans while slowing the growth of government,” that “continues to fully fund the LEARNS Act,” and that “funds our police, and I will sign it," Sanders told the General Assembly on Wednesday.

Arkansas Board of Education approves release of draft rules for ‘school transformation contracts’

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette 12 Apr 2024
Other components of the LEARNS Act include a $50,000 minimum teacher salary, expanded publicly funded vouchers for tuition and other private and home school costs, literacy tutoring grants, and 75 ...

Dinner lady, 73, is latest Omaze house winner as she is given the keys to ...

The Daily Mail 12 Apr 2024
Rose Doyle, 73, won the keys to a five-bedroom house in Cornwall and £100,000 in cash as part of a draw that raised £3.1 million for the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) ... Wide Fund for Nature (WWF).

Here are some of the bills sponsored by Anne Arundel lawmakers that passed or failed ...

Baltimore Sun 12 Apr 2024
Shaneka Henson, an Annapolis Democrat, in the House would enable Anne Arundel County to allocate funds for a student loan repayment program for teachers.

Teachers still awaiting back pay in court-ordered ruling against Auburn Career Center

Waurika News Journal 11 Apr 2024
More than two years after the Lake County Common Pleas Court ordered the Auburn Career Center Board to pay approximately $1.4 million in back pay to 43 current and former teachers for wages, the funds have yet to be disbursed.

Compensation for Wisconsin teachers dropped 19% since 2010, report finds

Herald Times Reporter 11 Apr 2024
Here are four takeaways from the state Department of Public Instruction's 2022 Educator Preparation Program and Workforce Analysis Report.Median salary for Wisconsin teachers is about $57,000.

2024 voter guide: Hiruy Hadgu, candidate for Howard County school board District 4

Baltimore Sun 11 Apr 2024
My approach would challenge this, pushing for a budget that accounts for actual service levels, aims for teacher salary goals, and reallocates funds for equitable education, not external military aid.

Local teachers awarded grants by Directions Credit Union

Times-Gazette - Ashland 11 Apr 2024
Teachers in the region are getting a little extra boost to help with classroom needs ... This intervention specialist will be using the funds to start a coffee cart to deliver coffee to teachers and staff in the building.

Cumberland County Schools plans to ask county for $3.5M. Here's why.

The Fayetteville Observer 11 Apr 2024
State funding goes toward “guaranteed allotments for classroom teaching positions,” and allotments for programs like the exceptional children program, teacher assistants, non-instructional support and transportation.Federal funds.

2024 voter guide: LaToya Nkongolo, candidate for Anne Arundel County school board District 5

Baltimore Sun 11 Apr 2024
Sadly, in less than a decade, AACPS, once top-ranked in the State of Maryland, has faltered, now mediocre at best despite rising taxes and increased funding for public school education.