Gov. Rick Snyder said he “respects” the coalition’s work and his administration will review the recommendations.
A report says the Detroit district’s “deficits and debt have ballooned” in the past 15 years, 10 of which have been under some form of state control.
Brownies and doughnuts could be back in school bake sales under a measure the state Senate approved Thursday.
Gov. Rick Snyder on Tuesday plans to sign mid-budget year bills to finalize a plan to tackle Michigan’s projected $412 million shortfall in two primary funds that receive about $21 billion annually in tax revenue.
Michigan is paying $4.9 million this school year to continue its membership in a group developing standardized tests aligned with national Common Core education standards.
A strong support system is vital when it comes to education. That’s the focus of the latest Eye on Detroit feature.
While some factors related to education and health improved for the state’s nearly 2.5 million children over the past few years, economic security declined.
Much like in last year’s higher education budget, Michigan universities would be eligible for increases in operations funding if they meet certain prerequisites.
What if your child is too old for preschool, but not ready for kindergarten?
Third grade is considered a key benchmark because it’s the last year students learn to read before transitioning to reading to learn.