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October 29, 2019
By Edward Hudgins
October 21 was the anniversary of Thomas Edison’s invention of the first workable lightbulb.
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Government & Politics
January 24, 2020
By Matthew Glans, Lennie Jarratt
In this Research & Commentary, Matthew Glans examines a revived tax hike proposal in Arizona designed to increase funding for Arizona’s public education system.
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Taxes
Education
December 5, 2016
"Continuous spending increases have not corresponded with equal improvement in American educational performance."
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Education
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Education
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Education
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Education
April 23, 2014
By Steve Wilson
Despite massive increases in public education funding, student performance has either remained constant or declined nationwide. Mississippi is no different. A study by Andrew J.
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Education
November 1, 2012
By Joy Pullmann
Polls consistently show voters generally think public schools need more money – but they estimate school spending is at most half of what it really is.
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Education
April 14, 2016
By Ben DeGrow and Ed Hoang
Averaged across the general student population there was no statistically significant correlation between a school's spending levels and its students' academic performance in 27 of the 28 academic indicators used in the model.
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Education
February 1, 2002
By George A. Clowes
While the most recent reports from the National Assessment of Educational Progress indicate student achievement has stagnated in reading, mathematics, and science for at least the past decade, other reports from the National Center for Education
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Education
 

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