Michigan Science Center's Traveling Science Program Helps Students With MEAP TestsThe Michigan Science Center is ready to begin the new school year with a lineup of educational community-outreach programs designed to support Michigan science Grade Level Content Expectations and help schools increase Michigan Educational Assessment Program (MEAP) test performance scores.
Snyder Signs Law Letting K-12 Districts Be ClosedGov. Rick Snyder signed a law earlier this week laying the groundwork for two deficit-ridden Michigan school districts to be closed before the fall and for their students to be sent to schools nearby.
Michigan House OKs Failing School Oversight BillThe Republican-led House approved legislation to give the state control over more of Michigan's lowest-performing public schools, sparking a fiery debate over the course of action needed to help persistently failing students succeed in the classroom.
Michigan House Panel Passes School Oversight BillA Republican-controlled education committee on Wednesday forwarded to the full House for a vote a bill that would expand the state's authority to take the reins at low-performing schools.
MEAP Scores Rise In Math And Social StudiesA just-released study from the Michigan Educational Assessment Program finds math and social studies scores have risen, but reading scores fell.
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