Salt Lake Tribune Education receives 72% of all new money in governor’s budgetSalt Lake TribuneEducation receives 72% of all new money in governor’s budget. Gary Herbert also includes call for reform to improve tax fairness; proposes allowing use of highway funds also for mass transit. Education receives 72% of... Read more
Columbus Ledger-Enquirer Recommendation to hire new special-education director prompts no MCSD board discussionColumbus Ledger-EnquirerNone of the five Muscogee County School Board members at the monthly work session Monday evening spoke about the recommendation for the new special-education director. Superintendent David Lewis is recommending JoAnn Redden to be the Muscogee... Read more
Press Herald MECA’s new president sees arts education as key to navigating an ever-changing worldPress HeraldShe said yes to MECA because she wanted to further integrate her interests in arts and education. Freid studied philosophy as an undergraduate at Washington University, earned a master’s in business from the Boston... Read more
Cointelegraph (Bitcoin, Cryptocurrency and Blockchain News) Bitcoin, Education and Crypto: An Interview With Ameer RosicCointelegraph (Bitcoin, Cryptocurrency and Blockchain News)Ameer Rosic is a serial entrepreneur, Blockchain evangelist and the founder of BlockGeeks, an online education platform. He also is a YouTube personality, crypto-expert and jawline enthusiast. Ameer Rosic sat... Read more
Vandeven: Greitens Never Shared His Vision for EducationU.S. News & World ReportMissouri’s recently ousted education commissioner, Margie Vandeven, says Gov. Eric Greitens never met with her to his expectations for her or to discuss his goals for education. Dec. 6, 2017, at 3:17 p.m.. Vandeven: Greitens Never Shared His... Read more
Forbes Ted Cruz’s 529 Education Savings Amendment to Tax Reform Is A Big Win for FamiliesForbesOn Friday night, the United States Senate passed their version of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, better known as tax reform. Only one additive floor amendment made it into the bill. Senator Ted... Read more
Aljazeera.com The education scamAljazeera.comThe myth grew in proportion to the rising costs of education and to the proportion that’s paid for by loans. The myth opened the way for deception, fraud, and exploitation. TV ads made instant institutions sound like Ivy League colleges and promised … Read more… Read more
Forbes Ed Tech Makes Education More AccessibleForbesVirtual reality, which is massively popular for its inherent disruptive nature, has since been adopted by the educational sector as a niche application. VR has already garnered worldwide acclaim in the industry for its use as an alternate means of … and more »... Read more
Axios House to propose big higher education bill this weekAxiosBig picture: This would be the most significant overhaul of education policy in years, deregulating parts of the industry and adding incentives for universities to ensure students graduate with skills that will land them a job and promoting other …House... Read more
The Moral Imperative of Quality EducationThe Maravi PostBut there is only so much that a country with modest means can achieve, which is why global leaders, when they meet in Senegal early next year, must recommit to investing in the education of all children. BLANTYRE, MALAWI – I was... Read more