A state constitutional amendment promoted by the Massachusetts Teachers Association and the Service Employees International Union adding a 4 percent surtax to all annual income above $1 million could devastate innovative startups dependent on Boston’s financial services industry for funding, ultimately hampering the region’s recovery from the COVID-19 economic recession, according to a new study published by Pioneer Institute.
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00Editorial Staffhttps://pioneerinstitute.org/wp-content/uploads/logo_440x96.pngEditorial Staff2021-04-26 05:08:592021-04-26 05:22:50Study Warns Massachusetts Tax Proposal Would Deter Investment, Stifling the “Innovation Economy”
This week on JobMakers, host Denzil Mohammed talks with Hilda Torres, an immigrant from Mexico who runs My Little Best Friends Early Learning Center in Malden, Massachusetts. One of the most successful businesses in the city, the center enrolls over 100 students whose parents come from more than 25 different countries. In this episode, Hilda shares how she used the tools of education, and her own grit and determination, to make her mark in the land of opportunity.
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https://pioneerinstitute.org/wp-content/uploads/logo_440x96.png00Editorial Staffhttps://pioneerinstitute.org/wp-content/uploads/logo_440x96.pngEditorial Staff2021-04-22 11:10:462021-04-22 11:12:56Hilda Torres Makes the Grade
In Pioneer’s ongoing series of blogs on curricular resources for parents, families, and teachers during COVID-19, this one focuses on: Celebrating National Poetry Month.
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00Jamie Gasshttps://pioneerinstitute.org/wp-content/uploads/logo_440x96.pngJamie Gass2021-04-21 10:53:092021-04-21 10:53:09“Be Strong, Saith My Heart” – National Poetry Month – 40 Resources for K-12 Students
This week on “The Learning Curve,” Gerard and Cara talk with Professor Arnold Rampersad, the Sara Hart Kimball Professor Emeritus in Humanities at Stanford University and recipient of the National Humanities Medal for his books including The Life of Langston Hughes and Ralph Ellison: A Biography.
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00Editorial Staffhttps://pioneerinstitute.org/wp-content/uploads/logo_440x96.pngEditorial Staff2021-04-21 10:42:422021-04-21 10:43:32Stanford’s National Humanities Medal Winner Prof. Arnold Rampersad on Langston Hughes & Ralph Ellison
Host Joe Selvaggi talks with Bloomberg Opinion writer and National Review senior editor Ramesh Ponnuru about the national zeitgeist in a post-Covid, post-President Trump future.
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00Editorial Staffhttps://pioneerinstitute.org/wp-content/uploads/logo_440x96.pngEditorial Staff2021-04-20 11:02:472021-04-20 11:13:05Post-Pandemic Possibilities: Writer Ramesh Ponnuru Offers Insight On What Comes Next