Taco Bell Expands Employee Education Benefits

The company, owned by Yum! brands, is expanding a pilot program to offer education help to all of its more than 200,000 workers at 7,000 restaurants in the U.S.. The pilot test was for 2,000 workers. The program, in partnership with guild education ...


Department of Education v. AFGE: Union Busting or Fiscal Responsibility?

AFGE, in its press release says it represents 3,900 Education employees at headquarters and in 10 regions. In reports filed with DOL, Council 252 of AFGE said it had 645 members last year. The Headquarters Local, 2607, said it had 365 members in the ...

2018-03-17 16:35:07

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Sparks: Education, healthcare are investments

Senate minority leader John Sparks, D-Norman, was one of those no votes. He said the teacher increase offered by Senate Republicans didn't do enough to meet concerns raised by Oklahoma educators. “We need to step back, because we seem to be grinding ...

Norman Transcript

2018-03-17 15:34:06

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Making The Grade: Making sense of Apple's current MacBook line for education

Making The Grade is a new weekly series from Bradley Chambers covering Apple in education. Bradley has been managing Apple devices in an education environment since 2009. Through his experience deploying and managing 100s of Macs and 100s of iPads ...and more »


2018-03-17 13:01:54

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The Week Ahead in Education Politics: DeVos Testified on Ed Funding, the House Talks Apprenticeships, Dems Eye ...

THIS WEEK IN EDUCATION POLITICS publishes most Saturdays. (See previous editions here.) You can get the preview delivered straight to your inbox by signing up for The 74 Newsletter; for rolling updates on federal education policy, follow Carolyn ...

The 74

2018-03-17 12:31:10

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Maine Compass: Proficiency-based education? We've been here before

In the late 1990s, Maine tried to put in place a standards-based educational program called Maine Learning Results. Like the proficiency-based system that is going to be put into operation this year, Maine Learning Results involved devising local ...

Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

2018-03-17 08:06:07

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