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Head of U.S. Education Department Cuts Loan Relief for Defrauded Students

Posted on February 5, 2018 in Education Education News Public Education Public Education Systems US Education System

Thanks to Betsy DeVos, the newly appointed U.S. Secretary of Education (since 2017), the Department of Education will be significantly cutting the amount of funding allocated for student loan relief for students defrauded by their chosen schools in an attempt to cut the cost to U.S. tax payers for something she deems as unjustified. In […]

One Woman Has Generously Paid Off All Outstanding Student Meal Debt For An Entire County School System

Posted on February 4, 2018 in Education Education News Public Education Public Education Systems

It’s always nice to read about people helping strangers to overcome obstacles. Particularly during the winter holiday months, various acts of kindness are often reported in the news. A recent article from Buzzfeed explains how a woman who owns a real estate investment company in Pennsylvania paid off all of the outstanding student meals charges […]

North Carolina Public Education Has Suffered Due To Budget Cuts

Posted on January 31, 2018 in Public Education Public Education Systems

Based on the statistics, a person would not get a good impression of public education in North Carolina. Carolina is usually ranked in the lowerest percentile for per-pupil spending and teacher pay. It is ranked 36th in the average salary for teachers and 34th in the average yearly salary for teachers. These are other statistics […]

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Governor of New York Approves Funding for Smart Schools

Posted on December 16, 2017 in Public Education Public Education Systems

Governor Cuomo of New York State just approved $75.6-million in funding for 88 Smart School Investment Plans. The money will help upgrade the way students learn in schools. The money is part of the Smart Schools Bond Act, which the governor introduced in 2014. Voters seem supportive of these efforts. A total of 242 projects […]

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How Parents Are Changing the Way Their Kids are Educated

Posted on December 15, 2017 in Education Education News Public Education Systems

Gone are the days when kids were either sent to public school or private school with nothing in between. Now, you’ll find that a lot of parents are sending their kids to charter schools, military schools and homeschooling their children in order to benefit their education. The key to finding the best school for your […]

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Education’s DeVos Throws Trump Team Under the School Bus

Posted on December 14, 2017 in Betsy DeVos Education Education News Public Education Public Education Systems

In a recent interview, Education Secretary Betsy DeVos placed the blame for her razor thin confirmation by the U.S. Senate squarely on the shoulders of President Trump and his transition team. “I think I was under-coached,” she said. Secretary DeVos accused Trump’s transition team of not providing her with a complete policy briefing in advance […]

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Why More People are Considering Charter Schools

Posted on December 13, 2017 in Charter Schools Education Education News Public Education Public Education Systems

When it comes to sending your kids off to school, it can be difficult to feel confident in the public school system. Plus, you might find that you simply do not like the school near your home, which is the only public option available to your children. Because of this, a lot of people are […]

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Why We Need to Take Better Care of Our Toddlers

Posted on December 12, 2017 in Public Education Public Education Systems

When it comes to public education, people know that society can be improved by improving the level of and the quality of public education. However, a recent article in Slate Magazine argues that our society can be improved by improving the care that we give to our 2-year-olds and toddlers. Many working parents cannot afford […]

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Addressing the Issues Facing the American Public Education System

Posted on December 11, 2017 in Public Education Public Education Systems

Students in the American public schools are not getting the quality educations they so deserve. While there is an alternative to private education, the highest percentage of the American children rely on public schools. The truth is that our students rank behind most of the 35 industrialized nations. We are lagging behind especially when it […]

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Charter Schools Are Not Held Up To The Same Construction Standards As Traditional Schools

Posted on December 8, 2017 in Education Public Education Public Education Systems

There are strict guidelines put in place for how public school buildings are constructed. These guidelines exist so that buildings are safe to be in under a variety of circumstances. For example, in the state of California, public school buildings are supposed to be constructed to meet certain guidelines that ensure that they are safe […]

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