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Ga. House Bill 140 Would Boost Education Tax Credits

At a time when Georgia’s public education budget is an increasingly hot topic, it’s alarming to some that a Tax Credit Scholarship expansion bill that would divert $30 million more in revenue is making its way through the General Assembly.

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Tenn. Officials Should Focus on Education, Jobs, Safety Net

Unemployment in particular remains high. Knox County’s rate is lower than the rate in many places, but that’s cold comfort to those who lost jobs during the economic downturn and have yet to find new ones or are working part time.

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Is Pa. Gov. Trying to Destroy Public Education?

While proposing to reduce business taxes, he has made it clear that he wants to reduce or eliminate pensions for both current and future public school employees. This group includes teachers, bus drivers, custodians, secretaries, cafeteria workers, teacher aides and others.

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Gulfport's (Miss.) Kelly Named to National Education Committee

John R. Kelly has been appointed to a national committee that works on education reform priorities with Congress and other federal officials.

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Texas Senate Confirms Cargill as SBOE Chair

The Texas Senate Wednesday unanimously confirmed Barbara Cargill as chair of the State Board of Education.

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Noteworthy Books

Recommended reading for district leaders.

TipSoft for Education

Allows students to confidentially share bullying and other safety issues with administrators through Web, SMS, and Android or Apple iOS mobile applications.

Workforce Ready from Kronos

Manage essential workforce information in one platform – with one employee record and one simple user interface.

Big District Wi-Fi Technology for Small and Medium-Sized Districts

Learn practical ways to get the tech you need when your resources are limited. View the on-demand presentation.