Genocide Education Requirement On Way To Michigan GovernorThe bill requires older schoolchildren to learn about the Holocaust and the 1915 Armenian massacre.
Michigan Falls Further Behind In The Classroom: Fourth Grade Reading Scores 41st In NationExecutives say if the state doesn't dramatically improve educational practices and policies, Michigan will fall to 48th by 2030.
Detroit Students' Education Takes Back Seat In Funding TalksDetroit is among the poorest districts in the country, and it shows in test results; the district ranks among the worst in the nation in standardized test scores.
Detroit Schools' Plan Seeks To Boost Enrollment, AcademicsThe Detroit Public Schools district plans to open a Montessori program and a dual-language Arabic technical school as part of an effort to boost enrollment and academic achievement.
House Education Budget Differs From Snyder On University AidA legislative committee has approved a $16.2 billion education spending plan with a modest boost in K-12 aid but different amounts for universities and community colleges than proposed by Gov. Rick Snyder.
Learning In 3D: Utica Community Schools 1 Of 5 In Nation To Test Virtual Reality Labs With StudentsIn zSpace labs, students collaborate on activities such as exploring the inner workings of the human heart or examining the physics of the world’s tallest buildings.
Michigan Matters: Where Are The Jobs And Internships For StudentsThat is the focus of "Michigan Matters" airing 11:30 am this Sunday on CBS 62 as four experts in jobs and talent appear with Carol Cain, Senior Producer/Host of the show, to discuss the situation.
Novi, Royal Oak Make List Of 10 Best Small Cities For Education In AmericaMetro Detroit is home to two of the best small cities in America for schools, according to a new report.
Bill To Improve Third-Grade Reading Hung Up Over Holding Back StudentsThird grade is considered a key benchmark because it is the last year students learn to read before transitioning to reading to learn.
Third-Grade Reading Bill Hung Up Over Holding Back StudentsAn initiative to improve Michigan third-graders' reading is caught up in a dispute among lawmakers about making students repeat a grade if they lag too far behind.
Snyder Creates New Education Commission By Executive OrderSnyder's office says the group will focus on how Michigan's education system is organized, governed, funded and ultimately lauded for successful outcomes.
Wayne State Cuts Tuition, Housing Costs For Spring, Summer SemestersIf you were planning to take classes at Wayne State University this spring or summer, you're going to get a little break at the bank.