A daily dose of education news around the nation – just in time for a little mid-day break!
G.I. bill: U.S. spending on veterans’ education will more than double this year to $9.5 billion, up from $4.2 billion in 2009 (Bloomberg)
Jobs: There was a time when teaching offered a sense of security. (Chicago Tribune)
Special education: Debates over the rise in austism and special-ed charter schools. (KENS-5 TV, San Antonio, Texas)
Funding: A South Carolina high school student seeks legislative support to fund education. (GoUpstate.com)