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ETSU board approves tuition increase to help pay for raises

Kingsport Times-News 25 May 2024
The East Tennessee State University Board of Trustees Friday approved a 5.25% increase to tuition and fees for undergraduate, in-state students starting in the fall, in-part to fund salary increases and offset inflation ....

New School Finance Formula to Increase Equity in School Funding

Pagosa Daily Post 24 May 2024
Smaller districts with a concentration of 70 percent or higher at-risk students will receive an extra 7 percent, to total 32 percent, ensuring their high concentration of at-risk students get the additional funds they need.

Gov. Jared Polis signs major school funding bill that prioritizes money for rural, low-income districts

Lamar Ledger 24 May 2024
The new law generally will give rural school districts more money and will prioritize funding based on the number of students who live in poverty, are English language learners or have special education needs ... School education funding .

Polis signs bills that change how Colorado's public schools are funded

Fox31 Denver 24 May 2024
"Students, this is a very exciting last day of school, isn't it? It's not every day that you get to see a bill turn into a law but also one that really helps support and fund our schools.

‘Fund education, not genocide!’: Student debtors and activists storm DC to demand full debt cancellation

The Real News Network 24 May 2024
Capitol to demand the Biden administration Fund Education, Not Genocide ... stop funding genocide and cancel student debt— Jaisal Noor (@jaisalnoor) May 22, 2024 ... The people want to stop funding, genocide, and endless war.

Maine’s only public magnet school is ‘at the limit’ of its finances

Bangor Daily News 24 May 2024
... another $250,000 to increase student financial aid ... MSSM administrators argued that the school needs more funds to avoid staff cuts and continue providing high-level academic programs for its students.

Allentown school board approves name and student assignment changes at two district buildings

The Morning Call 24 May 2024
He said the funds were aimed at students falling behind as a result of the educational ... Students needing additional help in reading or other subjects will continue to get that help as they did through ...

Oklahoma students are experiencing mental health challenges. The Legislature must do more to help.

The Oklahoman 24 May 2024
Many Oklahoma students are experiencing mental health challenges ... Additionally, the school district reports the student-to-counselor ratio is 374-to-1, but the American School Counselor Association recommends a 250-to-1 ratio.

Polk schools get $174M in impact fees from county. Most would to toward a new high school

News Chief 24 May 2024
Among the funds released, Polk County Public Schools received $115.368 million to construct a new 2,500-student high school in Polk County’s Poinciana area, according to a staff analysis by the county’s Office of Planning and Development.

VNG with creative CSR initiatives for the community

The Saigon Times 24 May 2024
On April 16, 2024, disadvantaged students in Ben Tre and Tien Giang provinces received scholarships from VNG’s Dream Maker Foundation and the Vu A Dinh Scholarship Fund.

UGS debates fossil fuel companies funding research

Stanford Daily 24 May 2024
The newly elected 26th Undergraduate Senate (UGS) heard from Graduate Student Council members Perry Nielsen M.S ... According to Choi, the University has previously failed to take accountability for the funding it receives from fossil fuel companies.

Summer learning just around the corner

Odessa American 24 May 2024
Texas COVID Learning Acceleration Supports is a set of funding and targeted supports available to Local Education Agencies to accelerate student learning in the wake of COVID-19, using state and federal funds, the Texas Education Agency website said.

Are school nurse jobs in jeopardy? As pandemic relief expires, some are worried

Usatoday 24 May 2024
What is school avoidance? Student anxiety spikes post COVID ... – when federal pandemic relief funds for U.S ... The fact that federal funding is running out doesn't mean students' health needs have lessened.

Advocates urge Walz to sign bill funding free college for former foster youth

Duluth News Tribune 24 May 2024
Tim Walz doesn’t sign the bill funding it ... It currently supports more than 645 students ... After this upcoming school year, she might have to take out student loans if legislators can’t find more grant funding for the program.

Meet the candidates running for Iowa House District 46 in Grimes, Urbandale, Granger

Des Moines Register 24 May 2024
... for all Iowa students and ensuring Iowa returns to the top in education ... I will push for more transparent grading and for state funding following students so that we are funding students, not systems.