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Children will be able to get free books, backpacks and needed school supplies for the upcoming school year at Backpackpalooza Downriver, held at Henry Ford Wyandotte Hospital.
Thousands of laid-off Michigan public school teachers don’t know if they will have jobs waiting for them when classes resume this fall in their state-run districts.
The founder of the Jalen Rose Leadership Academy — a charter school in Detroit that has been described as a “model for urban education” — called WWJ Newsradio 950 on Saturday to give a progress report on the school’s first year in operation.
A fire broke out late Thursday morning at the former Redford High School at McNichols and Grand River.
Republicans in the Michigan House approved a budget deal Thursday for state universities, community colleges and public schools, outvoting Democrats who said it didn’t do enough to make up for last year’s education cuts.
The fire is at a storage facility on Duck Lake Road, just south of Commerce, across the street from Country Oaks Elementary School.
Officials said a HAZMAT crew was deployed to the scene near Oakwood Elementary.
Michigan eight-graders have scored significantly better on a national science test in 2011 than in 2009, beating the national average.
A Dearborn Heights teen is in police custody after school officials say he brought a gun to school.