The plaintiffs had sought to certify as a class all of the school’s graduates over a seven-year period who currently live in California and who reviewed the school’s job statistics in U.S. News & World Report’s “Best Graduate Schools” before deciding to enroll there. … [Read more...] about No class certification in job stats suit against Thomas Jefferson Law School, judge rules
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But Steve Ward, legislative analyst for Clovis Unified, says he worries that school districts already facing cuts would end up responsible for educating additional students when they simply cannot afford it. Convincing the Legislature to offer more than the minimum funding guarantee would be one way to pay for preschool and K-12 education. … [Read more...] about Fresno is ‘ready’ for universal preschool. But is Newsom’s plan the best way to fund it?
Like many Norlanders, Pitman hasn’t been a nanny for her entire career. After working with families in the U.K. and abroad, she went on to join the country’s National Health Service as a community nursery nurse before returning to Norland to lecture six and a half years ago. Other graduates have moved on to careers in teaching and nursing. Some have started businesses in baby clothing and food. … [Read more...] about Royal Baby: Inside The Elite Training School Where Meghan and Harry Might Find Their ‘James Bond’ Nanny
David Yellen, dean of Loyola University Chicago School of Law, is chairman of the standard 509 subcommittee. “Our subcommittee will be proposing much more rigorous requirements,” the article quotes Yellen as saying. “The current standard is very general—you could even call it vague. People have been comparing apples to oranges because schools report what they want.” … [Read more...] about ABA Weighs Required Disclosure of Law School Job Stats, More Rigorous Reporting
It explains the benefits of cooperation in the jobs survey this way: “Better information about where graduates go can highlight law schools that have successfully developed niches in particular geographical markets, job sectors, or fields of law. This will help direct prospectives to the schools that can best serve their individual professional goals. At the national level, greater clarity about hiring statistics and starting salaries can help improve the financial preparedness of future lawyers by giving them the information they need to make accurate risk assessments.” … [Read more...] about New Nonprofit Asks Law Schools for Detailed Salary, Job Information