Los Angeles Times

President Trump's Budget Proposal Calls For Deep Cuts To Education
NPR
President Trump's full budget proposal for fiscal year 2018, to be released Tuesday, calls for a $9.2 billion, or 13.5 percent, spending cut to education. The cuts would be spread across K-12 and aid to higher education, according to documents released ...
7 things you need to know about how Trump's budget would affect schools in California and nationwideLos Angeles Times
Trump's Education Budget Takes Aim at the Working ClassThe Atlantic
Education Budget Prioritizes Students, Empowers Parents, Saves Taxpayer DollarsU.S. Department of Education (press release)
Common Dreams -Daily Signal -ATTN:
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TIME

Donald Trump's 2018 Budget Slashes Education Department Funding by 13.5%
TIME
(WASHINGTON) — Education advocates say President Donald Trump's budget contradicts his campaign pledge to make college more affordable with its proposed elimination of subsidized student loans and cuts in other programs that help students pay ...
Education: Free collegeThe Seattle Times
Trump's Higher Education Budget Proposal: Successes And ShortcomingsForbes
Trump budget's $11B education cut leaves advocates outragedNew York Daily News
KTLA -U.S. Department of Education (press release) (blog) -Consumerist -WhiteHouse.gov
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CBS News

Mississippi leaders sued over unequal education for black students
CBS News
"From 1890 until the present day, Mississippi repeatedly has amended its education clause and has used those amendments to systematically and deliberately deprive African Americans of the education rights guaranteed to all Mississippi schoolchildren by ...
Mississippi Sued Over Unequal Education For Black StudentsThe Root
Lawsuit: Mississippi deprives blacks of equal educationWDIV Detroit
Civil War-era law used to sue Mississippi over school systemJackson Clarion Ledger
WJTV -Southern Poverty Law Center -Washington Post
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Education: Funding K-12
The Seattle Times
Once again, our legislators have failed to perform their constitutional duty to solve the urgent problem of financing education in our state. Once again, they have put their own particular and partisan views about taxation ahead of the needs of ...



Santa Fe New Mexican

Early education progress praised
Santa Fe New Mexican
As fierce debates at the state and local levels continue on how to fund dramatic expansions of programs for young children, a new report credits efforts New Mexico has made in recent years to steadily increase early education funding and enrollment.

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Forbes

Transforming Education, One Student At A Time
Forbes
Personalized learning is a hot topic in the field of education right now. Aside from some remote exceptions, the concept has struggled to gain broad adoption. Conversations with those working across the sector echo what we're hearing from thought ...



Trump Budget Reduces Education Spending, Raises Funding For School Choice
NPR
President Trump's newly released budget proposal would cut overall education spending by 13.5 percent while increasing funding for school choice. The NPR Ed Team will unpack the administration's new budget and what it means for parents, teachers, ...



Washington Post

DeVos Calls for 'Transformation' of America's 'Closed and Antiquated Education System'
CNSNews.com
“The time has expired for 'reform,'” DeVos said. “We need a transformation – a transformation that will open up America's closed and antiquated education system.” DeVos advocates school choice: “We must offer the widest number of quality options to ...
DeVos promises 'the most ambitious expansion of education choice in our nation's history' — but offers no detailsWashington Post
Trump Education Budget Shifts Money to School ChoiceValley News
Education Secretary Pushes School Choice, Gives No SpecificsNBC New York
U.S. Department of Education (press release) -Politico -NPR -NPR
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Chicago Education Officials Considering Borrowing Plans
U.S. News & World Report
The Board of Education meets Wednesday to consider the plans. A spokeswoman for the nation's third-largest district says the half-billion dollars of bond debt would be used in the upcoming budget year starting July 1. Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced plans ...

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EdSource

Analysis: Trump's education cuts
The Spokesman-Review (blog)
The Trump administration's budget proposal — formally unveiled Tuesday — calls for deep cuts to the U.S. Department of Education, and a significant shift of dollars into school choice initiatives. All told, the Education Department budget would drop ...
White House seeks billions in cuts to higher education spendingEdSource
Trump's budget would devote $277 million to the least effective contraceptive method known to humankindQuartz
Trump budget: CT health, education, research hit -- defense a mixed bagThe CT Mirror
WhiteHouse.gov -Washington Post
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