How to get more money from your employer: What you need to know

If you want to get paid more for doing your job, your employer has to provide the money you get from your pay packet to the state.This money is known as a tax.However, it’s not the same as a wage, which is what employers generally receive for their employees’ contributions to the economy.This article looks […]

How to prevent Trump administration officials from leaking ‘fake news’

By Michael S. Williamson, The Washington PostThe Department of Education has launched a program that allows employees to share and report on classified documents on the public record and on Twitter.In an announcement on Monday, the department’s public information office announced the new program, which it calls the Office of Public Integrity.The announcement said the […]

How to make the most of a good teacher

New York’s public schools are struggling to keep up with the demands of the new digital age, but they’re also struggling to educate the kids who live there.In a new series of interviews, I ask teachers and principals what lessons they want to learn from the school system’s digital divide.Here are some of my favorite […]

Why NSW teachers union is ‘unlikely to negotiate’ with government

Teachers’ union is not likely to negotiate with government under a deal reached on Tuesday, with Labor accusing the state’s Education Services Union of breaking a promise to maintain the strike as long as it was in its agreement with the government.Education Services Union (ESU) leader Michael Dutton said the deal was “not good news […]

Which school board has the most students who are homeless?

The federal government’s Office of Special Education, which oversees the federal Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA), has a $7 billion budget, but it doesn’t account for every school district in the country.This year, there were 4,742 schools that received federal funds.In 2017, that number had climbed to 8,846 schools.The state of California has about […]

What we know about Tesla’s Autopilot: The future of driverless cars

TechCrunch article In July, Tesla unveiled Autopilots, a car designed to take over driving duties for people who are injured or killed in car accidents.Autopilers, which will be manufactured by the electric car maker’s Gigafactory in Fremont, California, are essentially autonomous cars that operate autonomously.They’ll also come with advanced safety features that allow people to […]