State officials are recommending adding full school days, rather than adding hours.
A woman honored at a Keego Harbor school for her dedication to students isn’t a teacher or administrator.
The “pay it forward” legislation would give graduates free college tuition if they give 4 percent of future earnings to the state for 20 years.
Gov. Rick Snyder is taking on what he says is “misinformation” over his record of funding public schools not long before he puts forward his next budget.
The alliance, which consists of University of Michigan, Michigan State University and Wayne State University, placed last in launching startups over the five-year period.
The Board of Regents has called a special session for Friday to vote on the 14th person to lead the Ann Arbor school.
The University of Michigan wants to give its dental school a $120 million renovation and is asking the state to pay for 75 percent of the project.
We’ve known this for years, and these new data reinforce that we are not doing enough to better serve our students.”
The Michigan Legislature adjourned for the year without authorizing the expansion of a state turnaround district for failing public schools, again thwarting Gov. Rick Snyder’s push for the legislation.
The state’s Education Achievement Authority, which currently operates low-performing schools in Detroit, has lost nearly a quarter of its students in the past year.