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Excellence in Education 12/20/16: Beth Eggleston - WSYM-TV

The Michigan Lottery has played a big role in funding education in our state, which is why it has teamed up with MSU Men's Basketball Coach, Tom Izzo, and FOX 47 News to recognize excellent educators state-wide. Beth Eggleston, Agricultural Science ...and more »

After Flint's lead crisis, the 'most important medication' for kids is education - PBS NewsHour

There is a well-established link between lead exposure and learning disabilities, but early childhood education has been shown to counteract the effects. In Flint, Michigan, where the youngest residents have been the most vulnerable to lead poisoning ...

Parents, CPS teachers demand more resources for special education - WLS-TV

CPS denies special education is in crisis and said its student-per-teacher, or paraprofessional, ratio is lower than other urban school districts. In addition, CPS said the amount of money it spends per student has gone up by over $1,600 in the last ...

Lawsuit accuses Education Department of reversing course on student loan forgiveness - Washington Post

There were never any hiccups, and Burkhart, 37, made sure to contact the Education Department to verify his eligibility each time he switched jobs. That's why he was caught off guard when he received a letter from the agency in October saying his $200 ...

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