Michigan Department of Education

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24 Of Michigan’s Lowest Achieving Schools To Get Federal Grants

The grant recipients have been labeled as being among the state’s lowest-performing schools.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/06/2011

Boost Basic Skills At Home

For parents of young children, it can be hard to decide what to do to best help develop early language and reading skills.


Michigan Department of Education Approves Provider

Chandler, Ariz.-based Learning Bridges, a provider of research-based, online K-12 professional development programs proven to increase teacher effectiveness, has been named a SIG Approved External Service Provider by the Michigan Department of Education.


California Firm's Learning Software OK'd By Michigan

The Michigan Department of Education has named Oakland, Calif.-based Scientific Learning Corp. (Nasdaq: SCIL) to its exclusive list of external service providers to whom struggling schools can turn this year for assistance in raising student […]


Michigan Gets $21M Grant To Boost College Access

Michigan is getting $21.3 million from the federal government over the next five years to help more people attend and complete college.


Review Math Skills Before School Begins

As summer comes to a close, it is a good time to take stock of where your child is in mathematics and what goals you want to tell his or her teacher for next year.


See Your School's Ranking

The State of Michigan released its ranking of schools this week, part of its effort to identify and address the bottom five percent of schools in the state.