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Michigan Matters: Mackinac Policy Conference

This week on a special edition repeat of Michigan Matters, Host Carol Cain and Chief Videographer Paul Pytlowany travel to Mackinac Island for the Detroit Regional Chamber’s 33rd annual Mackinac Policy Conference.

CBS 62–07/12/2013

Former Gov. Jeb Bush with Carol Cain at the Detroit Regional Chamber's Policy Conference.

The Sights And Sounds Of The Mackinac Policy Conference

There was much attention paid to serious issues like education, politics and the economy –but there were some lighter moments, too.

CBS 62–06/06/2013

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Rhee: To Fix Schools, Honor Good Teachers, Identify And Fire Bad Ones

Controversial education reformer Michelle Rhee says there are hundreds of thousands of wonderful teachers in America who do “heroic” work. But that doesn’t mean ineffective teachers shouldn’t be identified and fired.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/30/2013

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Educator: Eliminate ‘LIFO’ To Save New Teachers

The former head of Washington D.C. schools lashed out at the long-standing practice of laying off teachers based on seniority, or “last in, first out”.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/10/2011