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FACE-Vancouver on closing 19 VSB schools

Suggestion to close 19 Vancouver schools ‘short-sighted’: critics
The Vancouver Sun – June 11, 2015

A report that recommends the closure of 19 schools in Vancouver was deemed “short-sighted” and “offensive” by critics at a school board meeting Wednesday night. 279 more words


When It Comes to the Crunch: #Schools in Russia 'Feel Acute Financial Squeeze'!

Primary and secondary #school #students in Russia are bearing the brunt of a fiscal crunch as multifaceted economic crisis begins to bite

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Education's "Iron Cage": Why is the School System So Resistant to Community Development Initiatives?

The famous German sociologist Max Weber’s conception of the “iron cage” of rationality and bureaucracy has proven not only durable, but applicable to the changing nature of modern bureaucratic education systems. 910 more words

Educational Priorities

Nova Scotia school board committee recommends closure of three schools

TRURO, N.S. – A suggestion from Nova Scotia’s Chignecto-Central Regional School Board’s hub proposal evaluation committee is not good news for local schools fighting to stay open. 77 more words


Consolidation Proposal In Butler Area School District Causing Controversy

BUTLER (KDKA) — Incoming board members in the Butler Area School District are saying not so fast to a plan to consolidate elementary schools.

If approved by the state, this fall there would be six elementary schools instead of 11. 384 more words


Research Reflections

Throughout this past week, I conducted interviews with alumni of Ned E. Williams, a formally segregated school in a majority African American community in East Texas. 338 more words