The 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.
A 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.
A school principal in Michigan has been charged with sexually abusing a male student.
A former middle school janitor has been sentenced to up to 15 years in prison for initiating a sexual relationship with a then-13-year-old female student.
An ex-middle school janitor and the son of a former northern Michigan school board president has pleaded guilty in a deal with prosecutors over accusations he had a sexual relationship with a student starting when she was 13.
A local middle school teacher has been bound over for trial on charges related to her alleged relationship with a 15-year old boy.
A former middle school custodian in Northern Michigan accused of having a sexual relationship with a student has been charged with three counts of first-degree criminal sexual conduct.
The first day of school feels to children the way the first day on a job feels to parents, a bit stressful. The two best ways to prepare your children for a less stressful first day is to change as many unknown factors to known and provide positive support.
Police say two men who broke into a Madison Heights Middle School were arrested after stealing a fire extinguiser and an exercise cycle.
A Melvindale mother says her 11-year-old son felt degraded by a social studies assignment that asked him to pretend to be a slave.