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Sweeping education bill expands Florida charters

By   /  June 17, 2017  /  24/7 OSI, American Federation of Teachers, Americas, English, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, United States of America, US Education, US Unions  /  Comments Off on Sweeping education bill expands Florida charters

MIL OSI USA – Source: American Federation of Teachers Headline: Sweeping education bill expands Florida charters Share This Print Florida Gov. Rick Scott on June 15 signed a sweeping education bill that offers more money to charter schools, expands a teacher bonus program and eases some testing requirements. Critics already are promising changes to the […]

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John F. Kennedy Centennial Celebration an Opportunity to Strengthen Civic Engagement

By   /  June 16, 2017  /  24/7 OSI, Americas, English, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, United States Government, United States of America, US Department of Education, US Education  /  Comments Off on John F. Kennedy Centennial Celebration an Opportunity to Strengthen Civic Engagement

MIL OSI USA – Source: US Department of Education Headline: John F. Kennedy Centennial Celebration an Opportunity to Strengthen Civic Engagement “Ask Not What Your Country Can Do For You – Ask What You Can Do For Your Country.” – President John F. Kennedy, 1961 This year marks the 100-year anniversary of the birth of one […]

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Town hall features personal stories behind budget threat

By   /  June 15, 2017  /  24/7 OSI, American Federation of Teachers, Americas, Defence, Defense, Economics, English, Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Security, United States of America, US Education, US Unions  /  Comments Off on Town hall features personal stories behind budget threat

MIL OSI USA – Source: American Federation of Teachers Headline: Town hall features personal stories behind budget threat Share This Print One of the best defenses against devastating cuts proposed by the Trump administration is to widely circulate and showcase personal stories behind the programs the White House aims to ax, speakers emphasized at a […]

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Secretary DeVos Announces Regulatory Reset to Protect Students, Taxpayers, Higher Ed Institutions

By   /  June 15, 2017  /  24/7 OSI, Americas, Defence, Defense, Economics, English, Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Security, United States Government, United States of America, US Department of Education, US Education  /  Comments Off on Secretary DeVos Announces Regulatory Reset to Protect Students, Taxpayers, Higher Ed Institutions

MIL OSI USA – Source: US Department of Education Headline: Secretary DeVos Announces Regulatory Reset to Protect Students, Taxpayers, Higher Ed Institutions Negotiated rulemaking committees to convene on Borrower Defense to Repayment and Gainful Employment to improve regulations Currently approved BDR claims to be discharged this month, claims to continue to be processed Today, U.S. […]

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‘American Educator’ highlights the need for union activism

By   /  June 15, 2017  /  24/7 OSI, American Federation of Teachers, Americas, Economics, English, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, United States of America, US Education, US Unions  /  Comments Off on ‘American Educator’ highlights the need for union activism

MIL OSI USA – Source: American Federation of Teachers Headline: ‘American Educator’ highlights the need for union activism Share This Print The election of Donald Trump and the rise of authoritarianism globally signal a crisis in democracy at home and abroad. While Trump’s attacks on an independent judiciary, a free press and religious freedom have […]

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“What Is Education?” Elevated Thought Students Respond Via the Arts

By   /  June 14, 2017  /  24/7 OSI, Americas, Economics, Energy, English, Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Security, United States Government, United States of America, US Department of Education, US Education  /  Comments Off on “What Is Education?” Elevated Thought Students Respond Via the Arts

MIL OSI USA – Source: US Department of Education Headline: “What Is Education?” Elevated Thought Students Respond Via the Arts For students from Lawrence, Massachusetts, the answer to “What is education?” comes best through the arts — painting, drawing, photography, narrative, poetry, music, and film – and through their own context as passionate learners in […]

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Secretary Betsy DeVos Prepared Remarks National Association of Public Charter Schools

By   /  June 14, 2017  /  24/7 OSI, Americas, Economics, English, Environment, Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Security, United States Government, United States of America, US Department of Education, US Education  /  Comments Off on Secretary Betsy DeVos Prepared Remarks National Association of Public Charter Schools

MIL OSI USA – Source: US Department of Education Headline: Secretary Betsy DeVos Prepared Remarks National Association of Public Charter Schools Hello, and thank you Deborah for the kind introduction. It’s great to be here with so many pioneers and champions who are fighting to give our nation’s families more quality options in their children’s […]

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Prepared Remarks by U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos to the National Alliance for Public Charter Schools

By   /  June 14, 2017  /  24/7 OSI, Americas, Economics, English, Environment, Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Security, United States Government, United States of America, US Department of Education, US Education  /  Comments Off on Prepared Remarks by U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos to the National Alliance for Public Charter Schools

MIL OSI USA – Source: US Department of Education Headline: Prepared Remarks by U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos to the National Alliance for Public Charter Schools Hello, and thank you Deborah for the kind introduction. It’s great to be here with so many pioneers and champions who are fighting to give our nation’s families […]

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What the World Can Teach Us: International Lessons on Choice and Innovation in Education

By   /  June 9, 2017  /  24/7 OSI, Americas, English, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, United States Government, United States of America, US Department of Education, US Education  /  Comments Off on What the World Can Teach Us: International Lessons on Choice and Innovation in Education

MIL OSI USA – Source: US Department of Education Headline: What the World Can Teach Us: International Lessons on Choice and Innovation in Education Every student in the United States deserves a great education. And, every parent in this country – regardless of background, income or zip code – deserves the right to choose the […]

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Health professionals harness the power of their voices

By   /  June 8, 2017  /  24/7 OSI, American Federation of Teachers, Americas, Defense, Economics, Energy, English, Environment, Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Security, United States Government, United States of America, US Education, US Unions  /  Comments Off on Health professionals harness the power of their voices

MIL OSI USA – Source: American Federation of Teachers Headline: Health professionals harness the power of their voices Share This Print Protecting our patients, our professions and our community was the theme of the AFT Nurses and Health Professionals’ 2017 Professional Issues Conference. That theme is more than a slogan, AFT Vice President Candice Owley […]

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Opening Statement of U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos to the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education Chairman Blunt, Ranking Member Murray and Members of the Subcommittee:

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MIL OSI USA – Source: US Department of Education Headline: Opening Statement of U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos to the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education Chairman Blunt, Ranking Member Murray and Members of the Subcommittee: Thank you for the opportunity to testify on the Administration’s fiscal year 2018 […]

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Trump budget would cut public service loan forgiveness

By   /  June 7, 2017  /  24/7 OSI, American Federation of Teachers, Americas, Economics, English, Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Security, United States of America, US Education, US Unions  /  Comments Off on Trump budget would cut public service loan forgiveness

MIL OSI USA – Source: American Federation of Teachers Headline: Trump budget would cut public service loan forgiveness Share This Print Parsing the Trump administration’s budget proposal is a lesson in endurance, considering cut after cut would decimate programs that AFT members and our communities care about deeply. On the chopping block: Medicaid, teacher training, […]

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