Stand for Children

Type: Organization
Name: Stand for Children
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 17 hours ago - 1 reports

INSIDE INDIANA BUSINESS: Big-name builder acquired

The company behind many of Indianapolis' most well-known structures has been sold. Indianapolis-based Hunt Construction Group has been acquired by AECOM Technology Corp. in California. Hunt's projects include Lucas Oil Stadium, the downtown JW Marriott ... [Published NWI Times - 17 hours ago]
First reported 19 hours ago - Updated 19 hours ago - 1 reports

Stand for Children Springfield celebrates North End community leaders

SPRINGFIELD — Armando Perez does not have any children in the school system, but he still wanted to be a part of Stand for Children's Springfield chapter.Perez joined seven other community leaders Tuesday in completing a six-week training course with ... [Published MassLive - 19 hours ago]
First reported 19 hours ago - Updated 19 hours ago - 1 reports

Child Advocacy Group Receives Lilly Grant

An education advocacy group has received a $150,000 matching grant from Eli Lilly and Co. Foundation Inc. Stand for Children Leadership Center Indiana will use the money to support a program which teaches parents how to better engage in their children's ... [Published Inside INdiana Business - 19 hours ago]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 1 reports

Intermittent Fireworks Enliven Lengthy NAACP Forum

JB counter-clockwise, from top left: Lewis, Skahan, Wilkins, Cohen In a season of marathon political forums — especially grueling, surely, for judicial candidates, who must often have been tempted to quit law for something serene like animal husbandry ... [Published Memphis Flyer - Jul 28 2014]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 1 reports

Help For Parents At Memphis Education Meeting Today

SHELBY COUNTY, Tenn. (FOX13) -The "Tennessee Black Alliance for Educational Options" and "Stand for Children Tennessee" are helping Memphis parents.The teams will co-host a meeting for parents today to learn about the educational options available for ... [Published MyFox Memphis - Jul 28 2014]
First reported Jul 26 2014 - Updated Jul 26 2014 - 1 reports

Governor’s fairy tales create student nightmares

I’m sure you remember “Little Red Riding Hood” and “The Three Little Pigs,” right? Great stories your mom or dad told you at bedtime to lull you to sleep. While these well-loved stories were undoubtedly a core part of your early years, as you got older, ... [Published The Advocate - Jul 26 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

Parents Get Information About School Options

WHITEHAVEN, Tenn. (FOX13) -Knowing where your child can go to school.   Education leaders don't want a question about where to attend delaying the first day of class.They started answering questions for parents in Whitehaven Tuesday night.There’s public ... [Published MyFox Memphis - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 08 2014 - Updated Jul 09 2014 - 2 reports

Jindal, unions align on Common Core

Just two years ago, Gov. Bobby Jindal was aligned with business, education and other groups in his push to overhaul public schools. He made teacher unions one of the focal points of his criticism.Now Jindal is generally aligned with those same teacher ... [Published Bayou Buzz - Jul 08 2014]
First reported Jul 07 2014 - Updated Jul 07 2014 - 1 reports

Business leaders ready new campaign to reshape EBR School Board

Cajun Industries founder Lane Grigsby is readying for yet another political assault on the East Baton Rouge Parish School Board.Grigsby contributed tens of thousands of dollars in 2010 as part of a campaign to oust School Board incumbents. Despite withering ... [Published The Advocate - Jul 07 2014]
First reported Jul 01 2014 - Updated Jul 01 2014 - 1 reports

Fundraising advantages didn’t buy victory in SBE primaries

Both candidates who won the contested State Board of Education primaries on June 24, Valentina Flores and Marcia Neal, raised less money than the people they defeated.In the 1st District, Democratic winner Flores raised $20,292 in cash and non-monetary ... [Published Education News Colorado - Jul 01 2014]
First reported Jun 26 2014 - Updated Jun 26 2014 - 1 reports

Stand for Children endorses Shelby County Schools board candidates

The public education advocacy group Stand for Children on endorsed candidates for the Shelby County Schools board of education and in legislative primaries.Subscribe to read the full storyCurrent Subscribers - Activate NowAlready subscribe to The Memphis ... [Published Memphis Commercial Appeal - Jun 26 2014]
First reported May 30 2014 - Updated May 30 2014 - 1 reports

Louisiana Parents Report Ridicule By Pro-Common Core Representatives During Legislative Hearings

Members of grassroots parent groups fighting to defeat the Common Core standards in Louisiana knew they were up against tough and well-funded competition in the form of special interest groups lobbying for the nationalized education standards. What ... [Published Breitbart Feed - May 30 2014]

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"Ultimately we want to get as many parents, teachers and leaders involved as we can in order to make a difference" Pastrana added
"We are grateful to Brian and Jeff for their many years of service on behalf of Robin Hood and New York City," said Mr. Sternlicht. "In addition to their other Robin Hood board obligations, Brian's tireless and hilarious tenure serving as host of our annual benefit, and Jeff's outstanding work on our development committee helped us raise hundreds of millions of dollars, every penny of which went to fund the most effective poverty fighting programs in the city. We thank them for their hard work and generosity of spirit, and are thrilled they'll continue to serve via the Emeritus Board."
"Jackie has been an incredible partner in trying to clarify that and to explore how to better include the student voice," Bryan said. "The board is very interested in seeing something like that go forward."

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INSIDE INDIANA BUSINESS: Big-name builder acquired [Published NWI Times - 17 hours ago]
Stand for Children Springfield celebrates North... [Published MassLive - 19 hours ago]
Child Advocacy Group Receives Lilly Grant [Published Inside INdiana Business - 19 hours ago]
Intermittent Fireworks Enliven Lengthy NAACP Forum [Published Memphis Flyer - Jul 28 2014]
Help For Parents At Memphis Education Meeting T... [Published MyFox Memphis - Jul 28 2014]
Governor’s fairy tales create student nightmares [Published The Advocate - Jul 26 2014]
Emma Bloomberg and Roland G. Fryer, Jr. Elected... [Published TickerTech.com - Jul 25 2014]
Parents Get Information About School Options [Published MyFox Memphis - Jul 23 2014]
With Election Less Than a Month Away, Patterns ... [Published Memphis Flyer - Jul 17 2014]
Sleepy campaign for D.C. Board of Education goe... [Published Washington Post - Jul 12 2014]
D.C. State Board of Education seat up for grabs... [Published Washington Post - Jul 12 2014]
Jindal, unions align on Common Core [Published Bayou Buzz - Jul 08 2014]
Jindal, unions align on Common Core [Published The Advocate - Jul 08 2014]
Business leaders ready new campaign to reshape ... [Published The Advocate - Jul 07 2014]
Could Rahm Lose to This Union Leader? [Published Daily Beast - Jul 03 2014]
Westview High graduate wants a student voice on... [Published The Hillsboro Argus - Jul 02 2014]
Fundraising advantages didn’t buy victory in SB... [Published Education News Colorado - Jul 01 2014]
CSG Kicks Off State Pathways to Prosperity Init... [Published Council of State Governments - Jul 01 2014]
Avoiding Responsibility: The Schools They Don’t... [Published Chicago Now - Jun 29 2014]
School chief's early exit takes some unawares [Published Wallowa County Chieftain - Jun 27 2014]
Stand for Children endorses Shelby County Schoo... [Published Memphis Commercial Appeal - Jun 26 2014]
The New Machine: Charter Schools [Published Chicago Now - Jun 26 2014]
Observers: political realities more than ed iss... [Published Education News Colorado - Jun 26 2014]
Strauss: The Great Teachers and Principals Act:... [Published Washington Post - Jun 25 2014]
Strauss: Reformers lose one to a veteran teacher [Published Washington Post - Jun 25 2014]
Freedom Summer at 50: Honoring the legacy, purs... [Published Meridian Star - Jun 25 2014]
Neal, Flores leading in State Board primaries [Published Education News Colorado - Jun 25 2014]
Louisiana Parents Report Ridicule By Pro-Common... [Published Breitbart Feed - May 30 2014]
HD 34: A primary with a serious choice [Published BlueOregon - May 08 2014]
Is Oklahoma backing off accountability push in ... [Published McAlester News-Capital - Apr 24 2014]
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Louisiana Parents Report Ridicule By Pro-Common... [Published Breitbart Feed - May 30 2014]
Members of grassroots parent groups fighting to defeat the Common Core standards in Louisiana knew they were up against tough and well-funded competition in the form of special interest groups lobbying for the nationalized education standards. What ...
HD 34: A primary with a serious choice [Published BlueOregon - May 08 2014]
In Oregon, politicians are free to sell themselves to whoever wants to pay. Loren Parks wants to give you $40,000? Hey, no problem. Just one catch: you have to enter that fact into ORESTAR, and anyone, anywhere, can then see who your buyers are. Our ...
Oklahoma State House Passes Common Core Repeal,... [Published Breitbart Feed - Mar 14 2014]
Though the Oklahoma state House passed a bill Wednesday to repeal Common Core standards by a vote of 78 to 12, the bill was derailed in the Senate. The bill, HB3399 , which was introduced by Speaker of the House Jeff Hickman, would repeal the Common ...
Louisiana Educator Debates Local Pro-Common Cor... [Published Breitbart Feed - Feb 13 2014]
As a public school educator in Louisiana who is opposed to the Common Core State Standards (CCSS), I participated in a panel discussion on February 4th for the West St. Tammany Chamber of Commerce. The panel was composed of two individuals who support ...
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