There’s a new tool to help Michigan school districts determine the state of their financial health. Michigan-based Munetrix has developed a rating system ranking districts from zero for low risk, up to ten for those at highest risk of facing a financial crisis.
Shape up or be fired: That’s what could happen to teachers deemed ineffective under a proposed system to be considered by state lawmakers.
A new study shows Michigan is among 10 states in which charter school performance has outpaced traditional public school growth in both math and reading.
One major update is the addition of some new informational videos for students on topics, including on one sexting.
Michigan has a record 55 school districts with deficits, with 10 expecting to be in the black when the fiscal year ends later this month.
As many as 16,000 more 4-year-olds will go to preschool in Michigan next school year.
Three Allen Park schools were on lockdown, Friday afternoon, with an armed suspect on the loose in the neighborhood.
A group of parents and residents are protesting the closing of Oakman Elementary/Orthopedic School in Detroit.
Thirty-two new charter schools that meet “very specific educational needs” are scheduled to open in Michigan this fall.
The girls said they were sexually assaulted by the same person – one in a school band room and the other in a school parking lot.