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Advocates of more public education spending ignoring billions in funds

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LANSING, Mich. – A number of advocates for more state funding for K-12 public education are making claims about cuts, but they’re ignoring $2 billion in additional state education funding, which is as much as 30 percent of state funding for some school districts.
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Michigan panel recommends performance-based evaluation system

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By Victor Skinner
EAGnews.org

LANSING, Mich. – The Michigan Council for Educator Effectiveness – a state-appointed panel of education experts – is suggesting the state impose a more performance-based teacher evaluation system on Michigan schools after years of research and a pilot study on the issue.
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