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Local Administrators Hope To Ease Fears After School Shooting

Letter from Livonia principal says “like all of you, my heart is hurting for the tragedy at Sandy Hook Elementary in Connecticut. Please know that we will continue to surround your children with love and care.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/16/2012

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Sexual Assault Report At School Investigated

Authorities are investigating a report that a girl at the Alternative Path Academy was sexually assaulted by three boys at the Flint school.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/15/2012

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Report Shows Long Road Ahead To Improve Students’ Reading Abilities

A new report on vocabulary skills shows a great deal of work needs to be done to improve the reading ability of all students.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/06/2012

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Police Catch Sex Offender Searching School Trash

Police say they’ve arrested a 64-year-old registered sex offender rummaging through trash bins at a MIchigan school, looking for clothing and notes from students.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/30/2012

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Board Votes To Remove Detroit Schools From Education Achievement Authority

The Detroit Board of Education has voted to wipe-out all the changes implemented under Michigan’s old Emergency Manager law.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/14/2012

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Proposal Calls For Major Cuts For Detroit Public Schools

The Detroit School Board is holding a special meeting Tuesday night to unveil a major proposal on overhauling the district.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/13/2012

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Detroit School Cuts Served Lunch After Food Fights

A Detroit school stopped serving lunch to sixth- through eighth-graders following food fights, attracting complaints that led officials to reverse the decision.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/06/2012

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Flint Schools Probe Bullying Of Autistic Student Who Refused Marijuana

School officials in Flint are investigating a claim that an autistic ninth-grader was assaulted by other students when he refused to take a marijuana blunt.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/20/2012

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School Music Program Loans New Instruments To All 5th Graders

Despite schools across Michigan cutting music programs out of the curriculum — 5th grade students at Warren Consolidated School District are enjoying the high notes thanks to a new initiative that lets them all learn to play.

CBS 62–09/27/2012

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Policy Links School Attendance, Welfare Benefits

A new policy taking effect on Oct. 1 means Michigan parents whose children don’t attend school could lose welfare cash benefits.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/25/2012

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