Furthermore, the quarterly insolvency figures for January to March 2018, also show insolvencies compared to the same quarter 2017 have more than doubled for care homes, whilst all other industries only suffered a more modest 9% insolvency rise within the same period. Care homes are clearly a high risk industry in the UK economy . … [Read more...] about Is the UK already in a care home crisis?
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Hudson's amendment was included in the House version of the 2019 National Defense Authorization Act. It was not included in the Senate version. A conference committee — Hudson is on the committee — will work out disagreements between the two bills and the compromise bill will be voted on again by both chambers. … [Read more...] about The battlefield has grown, but borders on a map still determine if our troops get hazard pay
All 43 Influencers who weighed in on education issues thought increasing pay and retaining teachers was important. About 65 percent rated it “very important.” Every Influencer rated boosting vocational education somewhat or very important, and nearly all felt the same way about closing racial achievement gaps, which was “very important” to 65 percent of Influencers. … [Read more...] about Can Missouri schools keep teachers by raising pay? It’s more complicated than that
Missouri’s relatively low teacher pay scale means districts often struggle to hire — and, importantly, to retain — quality educators. “We must get better people in the teaching profession and keep them in the profession,” said Influencer and former Gov. Bob Holden. … [Read more...] about Want better schools in Missouri? Hire quality teachers, and pay them well
Batts said she home-schools in elementary school because she doesn’t feel the environment where her kids would be sitting in one place for an extended period would work best for their learning styles. She’s able to vary the routine through home-schooling. … [Read more...] about Secular home-schooling grows in NC as more identify as non-religious schools