NH Lottery Director Calls Wire Act Ruling a Win for Education Funding

Posted on: June 27, 2021, 03:21h.  Last updated on: June 27, 2021, 03:37h. Steve Bittenbender Read More The executive director of the New Hampshire Lottery Commission said in a statement this past week that the federal government’s decision not to appeal the Wire Act case represented an “historic victory” for lotteries across the country. New … Read more

Two River Theater Presents “Opening Act”

Two River Theater Presents "Opening Act" - Summer Education Programs For 9th-12th Graders

(RED BANK, NJ) — Two River Theater has announced a unique and exciting summer education program for high schoolers called Opening Act. This summer program is designed for rising 9th-12th graders during the weeks of July 19-23, July 26-30 and August 2-6. Each week students will team up with composer Elliot Roth (Music Director, Two River Theater Summer Intensives) … Read more

Gov. Ricketts, Nebraska Department of Education Recognize 31 Students for Top ACT Scores

Gov. Ricketts, NDE Commissioner Matt Blomstedt, honorees, and guests  at today’s ceremony to recognize students for top scores on the ACT.

Media Contacts:   Taylor Gage, 402-471-1970 Justin Pinkerman, 402-471-1967   Media Release: Gov. Ricketts, Nebraska Department of Education Recognize 31 Students for Top ACT Scores       Gov. Ricketts, NDE Commissioner Matt Blomstedt, honorees, and guests at today’s ceremony to recognize students for top scores on the ACT.   Photos from today’s event are … Read more

Baird introduces Mathematical and Statistical Modeling Education Act

Sunday, May 30, 2021 4:00 AM Hoosier Congressman Jim Baird introduced the Mathematical and Statistical Modeling Education Act, directing the National Science Foundation to study and provide grants focused on mathematical and statistical modeling education, including data-driven and computational thinking.“The Mathematical and Statistical Modeling Education Act provides a much-needed solution to improving the quality of … Read more

Equal Opportunity Education Scholarship Act becomes law in Oklahoma

Equal Opportunity Education Scholarship Act becomes law in Oklahoma

By Patrick B. McGuigan, Editor Advocates for robust programs of school choice were happy with enactment of Senate Bill 1080, deemed the Oklahoma Equal Opportunity Education Scholarship Act. A press release from the advocacy group Choice Matters described S.B. 1080 as “a landmark achievement for those looking to give parents more options when it comes … Read more