Monday, March 16, 2015

Let's Talk About Educational Funding

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There's a lot of news about community college funding these days-- from a local and national perspective. Here are a couple of new discussions about Arizona state funding that might be of interest to you.

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From Mariopa Matters is a response from MCCCD Chancellor Rufus Glasper, who addresses the Arizona Legislature's approval to eliminate $8.8 million in state aid for the Maricopa Community Colleges.

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Mic staff writer Zeeshan Aleem addresses the same issue and adds a historical perspective about state funding. His story includes comments from Vice Chancellor of Business Services at the Maricopa Community Colleges Debra Thompson.

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