Displaying items 1 - 10 of 276
Summary:
This bill requires every public school district or charter school offering kindergarten to also offer transitional kindergarten. Transitional kindergarten is the first year of a two-year kindergarten program...
Subject:
Early Childhood Education
Year:
2014
Source:
California Legislature
Summary:
This bill creates and appropriates funding for a five-year pilot program to test a pay-it-forward tuition repayment program for university and community college students. The Smarter Michigan and Retaining...
Subject:
School Funding, Higher Education
Year:
2014
Source:
Michigan Legislature
Summary:
This bill directs the Secretary of Higher Education to create a performance-based funding plan for public institutions of higher education. Funding should be provided by measuring the success of educational...
Subject:
Higher Education
Year:
2014
Source:
New Jersey Legislature
Summary:
The Aspirations to College Bill, modeled after Portland Community College’s Future Connect program, restores funding to community colleges across Oregon. It directs the Department of Community Colleges and...
Subject:
School Funding, Higher Education
Year:
2014
Source:
Oregon Legislature
Summary:
This bill directs the Higher Education Coordinating Commission to examine the viability of a program allowing students who graduated from high school in state or who completed grade 12 to attend community...
Subject:
School Funding, Higher Education
Year:
2014
Source:
Oregon Legislature
Summary:
This bill expands the number of individuals eligible for in-state tuition in Tennessee to include students with parents who are without legal immigration status and emancipated students who have remained in...
Subject:
Higher Education
Year:
2014
Source:
Tennessee Legislature
Summary:
This bill expands the criteria to obtain state assistance grants for higher education to include certain individuals without legal immigration status. Under this bill, any person who has completed their full...
Subject:
Immigrants and Immigration, Higher Education
Year:
2014
Source:
Washington Legislature
Summary:
This act requires the implementation of a voluntary, universal pre-K program to provide all children with access to high-quality early education experience. It further stipulates program standards, funding...
Subject:
Early Childhood Education
Year:
2014
Source:
ALICE
Summary:
This report contains hundreds of specific policy reforms spanning eight broad areas of local government policy and responsibility: economic development and job creation; infrastructure; municipal revenue;...
Subject:
Access to Services, Subsidies - Tax Expenditures, Housing and Property, Early Childhood Education, Buildings - Energy Efficiency, Government Contracts and Procurement, Public Health, Immigration Enforcement, Roads and Vehicles, Job and Workplace Standards, Policing, Maternity and Family Leave, Taxation - Property, Voter Registration
Year:
2014
Source:
COWS
Summary:
This publication from the Jacobin in partnership with the Chicago Teachers Union’s CORE Caucus compiles a collection of essays by leading policy and education experts. It provides a critique of neoliberal...
Subject:
Teachers, K-12 Education
Year:
2014
Source:
Jacobin