Think outside the money box on education

December 19, 2016 Nemes Education

State legislators are looking for answers to the education budget shortfall. So are school districts and community colleges.


School Choice Is The Only Way To Save U.S. Education

December 11, 2016 Nemes Education

The United States is in the midst of an education crisis; this is not news. The underperformance of American students, particularly in science and math, is well-known, as is the education bureaucracy's dereliction of duty in the country's poor and …


US Department of Education Awards $836000 to 3 States for Asian American Pacific Islander Data Disaggregation …

November 15, 2016 Nemes Education

The U.S. Department of Education announced today $836,000 in grants to Minnesota, Washington state and Hawaii to improve data collection of Asian American Pacific Islander students and to help identify effective practices to close achievement and …


Wyoming Department of Education releases Digital Learning Plan …

November 6, 2016 Nemes Education

CHEYENNE – State education officials are a step closer to revamping the delivery of education statewide.


Challenger Testin says taxes, education are top priorities

October 31, 2016 Nemes Education

Testin said the University of Wisconsin can be made more affordable by limiting general education requirements to get students through the door quicker.


Buffett Institute study results pinpoint needs in early child care and education

October 25, 2016 Nemes Education

The findings of the initial Gallup survey on early care and education were released in March at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln by the Buffett Early Childhood Institute.


Why top US education official wants to lift cap on charter schools

October 21, 2016 Nemes Education

Education Secretary John King jumped into the charter school debate Wednesday to praise the schools and call for a lift of the arbitrary caps on the institutions.


Education icon to speak at Black Achievers ceremony

October 19, 2016 Nemes Education

Dr. Steve Perry, a national icon in the education revolution, will be the keynote speaker at the 28th annual Black Achievers in Business and Industry awards ceremony and dinner on Oct. 26.


California education officials, politicians battle feds over schools

October 18, 2016 Nemes Education

That's why the state's education establishment heartily endorses drafts of the system being finalized by the state Board of Education that abolishes the state's previous system of assigning scores to schools to signal how well their students are improving.


Higher Education notes: Future of free press is focus of meeting

October 11, 2016 Nemes Education

The Rod and Connie French Conservation Education Camp, in the Bitterroot Mountains, was established with a $4.1 million donation from the French family.


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