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Detroit Free Press
Schuette approval on Detroit schools closures sparks praise, outragesought an opinion on the same topic from the Miller Canfield law firm. That opi
Schuette approval on Detroit schools closures sparks praise, outrage
Detroit Free Press / Posted 19 hours ago
sought an opinion on the same topic from the Miller Canfield law firm. That opinion said because the legislation created a new school district, no schools could be closed at least until 2019. "Children are falling behind every day in failing... Read more
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The Christian Post
In School Lunch Struggles, the Kids SufferAn elementary school cafeteria worker in Pennsylvania says she resigned from he
In School Lunch Struggles, the Kids Suffer
The Christian Post / Posted 3 days ago
An elementary school cafeteria worker in Pennsylvania says she resigned from her position after a new school district policy forced her to take hot lunches away from two hungry students even though the school throws away pounds of food daily. Stacy... Read more
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The Christian Post
School Lunch Lady Quits After Being Forced to Take Food Away From 1st Grader Who Had No MoneyMarch 7, 2011. An elementary school cafeteria worker in Pennsylvania says she
School Lunch Lady Quits After Being Forced to Take Food Away From 1st Grader Who Had No Money
The Christian Post / Posted 6 days ago
March 7, 2011. An elementary school cafeteria worker in Pennsylvania says she resigned from her position after a new school district policy forced her to take hot lunches away from two hungry students even though the school throws away... Read more
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express
Canada schools evacuated over potential threatin the community where their parents can pick them up after Prince Edward Islan
Canada schools evacuated over potential threat
express / Posted 8 days ago
in the community where their parents can pick them up after Prince Edward Island schools were placed under lock down. The new school district has said: "School emergency evacuation plans have been activated. "Staff are taking students to safe... Read more
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International Business Times
ABC's new comedy Speechless has a teen with cerebral palsy at the centrechildren Ray (Mason Cook) and Dylan (Kyla Kenedy). The synopsis for the pilot
ABC's new comedy Speechless has a teen with cerebral palsy at the centre
International Business Times / Posted 8 days ago
children Ray (Mason Cook) and Dylan (Kyla Kenedy). The synopsis for the pilot episode says Maya will move her family to a new school district so that her wheelchair-bound son can finally find better school conditions and a full-time "voice". But,... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Sign warns of armed staff members at Texas schoolsMEDINA, Texas -- A new school district sign warning that staff members "may be
Sign warns of armed staff members at Texas schools
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 9 days ago
MEDINA, Texas -- A new school district sign warning that staff members "may be armed" is drawing attention in a small Texas community. The sign, which was installed at schools in the Medina Independent School District, reads as follows: “Attention.... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Desegregation judge urges sides to workjudge. Jacksonville/North Pulaski attorney Scott Richardson presented the judg
Desegregation judge urges sides to work
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
judge. Jacksonville/North Pulaski attorney Scott Richardson presented the judge with some preliminary data that show the new school district has hired 515 licensed educators and support staff members, 140, or 27 percent, of whom are black. Of... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Detroit teachers union members ratify contract with districtDETROIT (AP) — The union representing Detroit teachers says its members have ra
Detroit teachers union members ratify contract with district
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 13 days ago
DETROIT (AP) — The union representing Detroit teachers says its members have ratified a new deal with the city's new school district. The Detroit Federation of Teachers announced vote results late Wednesday. The union says the contract isn't... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Detroit teachers union members ratify contract with districtDETROIT (AP) — The union representing Detroit teachers says its members have ra
Detroit teachers union members ratify contract with district
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
DETROIT (AP) — The union representing Detroit teachers says its members have ratified a new deal with the city's new school district. The Detroit Federation of Teachers announced vote results late Wednesday. The union says the contract isn't... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Detroit teachers union members ratify contract with districtDETROIT (AP) — The union representing Detroit teachers says its members have ra
Detroit teachers union members ratify contract with district
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 14 days ago
DETROIT (AP) — The union representing Detroit teachers says its members have ratified a new deal with the city's new school district. The Detroit Federation of Teachers announced vote results late Wednesday. The union says the contract isn't... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Detroit teachers union members ratify contract with districtDETROIT (AP) - The union representing Detroit teachers says its members have ra
Detroit teachers union members ratify contract with district
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 14 days ago
DETROIT (AP) - The union representing Detroit teachers says its members have ratified a new deal with the city's new school district. The Detroit Federation of Teachers announced vote results late Wednesday. The union says the contract isn't... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Detroit teachers union members ratify contract with districtDETROIT (AP) - The union representing Detroit teachers says its members have ra
Detroit teachers union members ratify contract with district
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 14 days ago
DETROIT (AP) - The union representing Detroit teachers says its members have ratified a new deal with the city's new school district. The Detroit Federation of Teachers announced vote results late Wednesday. The union says the contract isn't... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
Detroit teachers union members ratify contract with districtDETROIT (AP) - The union representing Detroit teachers says its members have ra
Detroit teachers union members ratify contract with district
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 14 days ago
DETROIT (AP) - The union representing Detroit teachers says its members have ratified a new deal with the city's new school district. The Detroit Federation of Teachers announced vote results late Wednesday. The union says the contract isn't... Read more
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Finance and Commerce
Twin Cities homebuyers knock down records in Augustwere busy in the weeks leading up to the start of a new school year, when famil
Twin Cities homebuyers knock down records in August
Finance and Commerce / Posted 14 days ago
were busy in the weeks leading up to the start of a new school year, when families typically want to be settled in a new school district. The August activity produced some of the best performance markers in more than a decade, according to... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
A Germantown alderman under scrutiny, money for a monument and recognizing a superintendent Outside the Loopand a president of the National PTA from 2011-2013, said growth is the greatest
A Germantown alderman under scrutiny, money for a monument and recognizing a superintendent Outside the Loop
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 15 days ago
and a president of the National PTA from 2011-2013, said growth is the greatest challenge facing the suburb’s relatively new school district. “And with that growth, comes the need to be mindful of our facilities and their maintenance, as well as... Read more
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MLive.com
Ypsilanti football team aims to define 'Grizzly Way' after consolidationdistricts - had in store for them. No one really did. Ultimately, students se
Ypsilanti football team aims to define 'Grizzly Way' after consolidation
MLive.com / Posted 20 days ago
districts - had in store for them. No one really did. Ultimately, students selected the Grizzly as the mascot for the new school district that was established in the 2013-14 school year. The three years since then have been an at-times... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Consolidation group reaches impasse on school board modela school board model. "When we left the last meeting I wanted us to at least c
Consolidation group reaches impasse on school board model
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 22 days ago
a school board model. "When we left the last meeting I wanted us to at least come up with a way to elect members for the new school district, now it looks like the legislature which to me is the most important thing in consolidation — how you're... Read more
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Daily Herald
Several governmental bodies in DuPage go for tax hikes in NovemberExperts used to tell taxing districts that the best time to ask voters for more
Several governmental bodies in DuPage go for tax hikes in November
Daily Herald / Posted 23 days ago
Experts used to tell taxing districts that the best time to ask voters for more money is when there are fewer of them at the polls. Six government bodies in DuPage County have opted to pursue tax increases during the November general election, even... Read more
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Arkansas Business
JNPSD Superintendent Tony Wood Ready To Send Up Titansfrom the University of Arkansas at Little Rock. Who or what are you using as a
JNPSD Superintendent Tony Wood Ready To Send Up Titans
Arkansas Business / Posted 24 days ago
from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock. Who or what are you using as a model as you fill this role? Forming a new school district by detaching territory from an existing school district has never been done in Arkansas, so there is no... Read more
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The Monroe Evening News
State lists worst schools; no Detroit closures until 2019that is among the lowest-achieving 5 percent of schools statewide for the prece
State lists worst schools; no Detroit closures until 2019
The Monroe Evening News / Posted 26 days ago
that is among the lowest-achieving 5 percent of schools statewide for the preceding three years. "Because Detroit is a new school district, schools that were failing under the former district can't be closed by the School Reform Office," said... Read more
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The Mining Journal
State lists worst schools; no Detroit closures until 2019that is among the lowest-achieving 5 percent of schools statewide for the prece
State lists worst schools; no Detroit closures until 2019
The Mining Journal / Posted 27 days ago
that is among the lowest-achieving 5 percent of schools statewide for the preceding three years. "Because Detroit is a new school district, schools that were failing under the former district can't be closed by the School Reform Office," said... Read more
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MLive.com
Former U-M assistant coach stresses discipline for Ypsilanti footballFrey-Greathouse, YCS director of student affairs, staffing and teacher retentio
Former U-M assistant coach stresses discipline for Ypsilanti football
MLive.com / Posted 27 days ago
Frey-Greathouse, YCS director of student affairs, staffing and teacher retention, said the first priority when the new school district formed in the 2013-14 school year was to align curriculum across schools. Now that that's underway,... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Michigan lists worst schools; no Detroit closures until 2019that is among the lowest-achieving 5 percent of schools statewide for the prece
Michigan lists worst schools; no Detroit closures until 2019
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 27 days ago
that is among the lowest-achieving 5 percent of schools statewide for the preceding three years. "Because Detroit is a new school district, schools that were failing under the former district can't be closed by the School Reform Office," said... Read more
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The Mercury News
City officials open to creating new school districtMENLO PARK -- Menlo Park's mayor and vice mayor said Tuesday they are open to t
City officials open to creating new school district
The Mercury News / Posted 28 days ago
MENLO PARK -- Menlo Park's mayor and vice mayor said Tuesday they are open to the idea of creating a new school district. Mayor Rich Cline said he would like to see the city explore having one district for all of the city's students while Mayor Pro... Read more
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Salon.com
5 dumbest right-wing moments this week: Eric Trump’s ridiculous assertionanywhere. To be fair, Trump Jr. pointed out other outrages galvanizing his fat
5 dumbest right-wing moments this week: Eric Trump’s ridiculous assertion
Salon.com / Posted a month ago
anywhere. To be fair, Trump Jr. pointed out other outrages galvanizing his father’s run. “He opens the paper and some new school district has just eliminated the ability for its students to say the Pledge of Allegiance, or some fire department... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Who controls Detroit schools? Memo raises tempers, questionsIn what could become a major flash point for future leaders of Detroit's new sc
Who controls Detroit schools? Memo raises tempers, questions
Detroit Free Press / Posted 1 months ago
In what could become a major flash point for future leaders of Detroit's new school district, the executive director of the Detroit Financial Review Commission said in a memo last month that the commission can exercise oversight of administrative... Read more

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