The Common Core standards adopted by 45 states demand critical thinking and problem solving that backers say will give students an education that’s competitive with other countries.
Michigan has moved a step closer toward implementing more rigorous education standards that supporters say will improve classroom teaching and better prepare students for college.
More and more Detroit teachers are seemingly becoming “sugar babies” — seeking financial assistance from wealthy men online.
Director of Teacher Leadership Latoya Perry offers guidance and expertise to elementary school teachers in Detroit.
Shape up or be fired: That’s what could happen to teachers deemed ineffective under a proposed system to be considered by state lawmakers.
By the 2015-16 school year, teachers in Michigan could be fired after two straight years of ineffectiveness from evaluations of their classroom practices, mixed in with the test scores of their students.
A West Michigan teacher says she was targeted because she stripped during a leave of absence.
The Republican-crafted spending plan affects many corners of Michigan life — from how much it will cost to hunt and fish, to fixing deteriorating roads, to lengthening the school year.
More than two dozen teachers laid off in the financially troubled Buena Vista Schools district will return to work on Monday.
Inskter Public Schools are apparently without a superintendent Wednesday morning, and the district’s teachers may soon be out of a job as well.