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8/15/19- ‘The Trump administration’s attempts to shield some student loan companies from new state regulations began after the industry waged a furious lobbying campaign, which included the head of student loan giant Navient, emails obtained by POLITICO show.’
8/8/19- ‘The Kentucky Department of Education has launched a new campaign and website to recruit and encourage potential teachers.’
8/12/19- ‘Legislation establishing new school safety initiatives for public schools in North Carolina was approved by the state House of Representatives on Tuesday.
8/15/19- ‘Parents whose children attend private schools on scholarships funded by state tax incentives are suing over a cap on the program imposed during the recent legislative session.’
8/12/19- ‘Several school districts located in rural areas of central and northern New York are participating in a nationally funded program to address and potentially overcome some of the biggest obstacles facing their students.’
8/12/19- ‘New Mexico Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham on Monday tapped a Philadelphia-based executive at a nonprofit devoted to improving opportunities for poor, minority students to lead the state’s Public Education Department.’
Research and Analysis
8/13/19- ‘Does money matter in education? The answer is increasingly clear.’
NAfME Policy Roundup compiled by Matt Barusch.