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Researchers urge changes to education funding

The Daily Journal - San Mateo 03 Dec 2021
The other would prod districts to address the placement of the least experienced and least effective teachers in schools with the highest-need students — a barrier to academic improvement that persists under local control, despite more state funding ... Just as the funding formula ...

NKY school takes new approach to fighting teacher turnover

WCPO 03 Dec 2021
That training is necessary, Morgan said, because many of the new teacher hires haven’t ever done the job before ...Anytime that your employer is willing to devote time, resources and funds for your development, you can’t pass that up,” Sam Ryan, a math and business teacher at Grant County High School, said ... “We get a better teacher.

Hendo to see more than $15.6 million from approved state budget

Hendersonville Times-News 03 Dec 2021
Funds will be distributed this fiscal year and next fiscal year ... Henderson, Transylvania and Polk counties will also benefit from a new state-funded teacher salary supplement for lower-wealth counties to help them recruit and retain high-quality teachers, according to a joint press release from Rep.

RUBEN NAVARRETTE JR.: Public school educators don’t care much for parents

Las Vegas Review-Journal 03 Dec 2021
Those people who wince at critical race theory, flout mask mandates and oppose vaccine requirements have discovered that teachers and school administrators often talk down to parents ... To access the funds, states had to eliminate “firewalls” that prevent student achievement from influencing teacher pay.

Levines are ‘special people’

Cleveland Jewish News 03 Dec 2021
I heard from a teacher that was in charge of the Yom ... So, when I came the next day to school, I shared my thought with that teacher, telling her I know a couple which are in charge of a special musical fund.

Commentary: Legislature sits on $300 million in COVID funds for reopening schools — back in August

Crains Detroit Business 03 Dec 2021
This federal funding could be used by schools to pay for daily rapid testing of teachers, bus drivers, other personnel, students and even parents — the whole ecosystem that encompasses Michigan's 1.6 million school-age children ... The federal funds expire July 31, 2022, meaning it's use it or lose it for this school year, Harkins said.

Women Trust Fund donates to two projects benefitting women and girls |03 December 2021

Nation 03 Dec 2021
The Women Trust Fund (WTF) on Wednesday presented a grant of R37,000 and R28,900 for two projects aimed at building the capacity and supporting initiatives that will enhance the lives of women and girls ... She thanked the trust fund granting her the money and vowed that it will be put into good use.

New York City to mandate vaccines for yeshiva and other private school employees

Cleveland Jewish News 03 Dec 2021
... in October of this year — and more than 95% of employees have gotten the shot, although some Jewish teachers applied for religious exemptions anyway ... Many private schools don’t have the funding nor the resources to find quality substitute teachers either, the letter explains.

Taliban Edict in Afghanistan Bars Marriages Without Women's Consent

Beijing News 03 Dec 2021
Taliban leaders have said all Afghan girls will be able to return to school by the new education year starting in March, saying they are making arrangements to put in place a "safe environment" for girls' education and to make sure there are enough funds available to pay over 200,000 teachers.

Taliban Edict in Afghanistan Bars Marriages Without Women’s Consent

Voa News 03 Dec 2021
Taliban leaders have said all Afghan girls will be able to return to school by the new education year starting in March, saying they are making arrangements to put in place a “safe environment” for girls’ education and to make sure there are enough funds available to pay over 200,000 teachers.

Local preschool students participate in unique food drive

The Cross Timbers Gazette 03 Dec 2021
Students then shop at “Primrose Pantries,” bringing in their favorite canned goods from home or taking a field trip to the grocery store with shopping lists created and funded by the students in the classroom. In the days that follow, the children and teachers discuss how ...

Sound Off calls Wednesday, Dec. 1, 2021

Citrus County Chronicle 03 Dec 2021
State should better fund schools ... In the editorial, you pointed out how the school district staff is getting small raises or perhaps bonus checks and you suggested that we look into other funding sources to plan ahead so that we don’t lose teachers ... So the county commissioners need to fund and get educating the people and clean up this stinkin’ mess.

We Have to Stand on Our Ground, the Best Ground from Which to Reach the Stars

Dissident Voice 03 Dec 2021
As a result, there will be fewer resources to bridge the electricity, digital, and gadget divides, with almost no funds to build lending libraries for smartphones, for example, and much fewer resources to train teachers on how to handle the return of students to the classroom after a two-year hiatus.

Editorial: Change is coming to the commonwealth

Kingsport Times-News 03 Dec 2021
Virginia is in for some big changes come January ... 15 as the state’s 74th governor. In Gate City on a thank you tour, Youngkin said he was thankful for his majority vote totals across Southwest Virginia ... • The largest education budget in state history with teacher salary hikes and more funding for facility construction and special education ... ....

Michigan House votes to allocate $50 million for more police in schools following Oxford shooting

Detroit Metro Times 03 Dec 2021
Considering most schools don't have on-site law enforcement, due to budget cuts and employee shortages, the approved increase would bump the allotted funding from $10 million to $50 million, Bridge Michigan reports ... Gary Howell told Bridge Michigan that the funding increase was directly related to the events of this week's shooting.