A man accused of sexually assaulting a young girl at a Troy childcare facility could spend 25 years in prison.
Detroit Public Schools on Tuesday launched a universal pre-kindergarten initiative that will add 46 pre-K classrooms across the city, expanding early childhood offerings to eligible students.
Leaders at a Troy church say the person accused of sexually assaulting a child at its preschool is a volunteer who no longer works with the church.
As many as 16,000 more 4-year-olds will go to preschool in Michigan next school year.
Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder will propose giving public schools, universities and community colleges two percent more overall funding in the next school year.
The Wayne County Head Start program has been awarded a new federal grant worth approximately $2.3 million annually.
A coalition of business leaders says Michigan’s economic future depends on preschool accessibility for children at risk.