Republicans Propose $1.3B Plan To Help K-12 Schools ReopenRepublicans who control the Michigan Legislature will propose a $1.3 billion one-time funding boost to help K-12 schools reopen during the coronavirus pandemic.
Whitmer Calls For More School Funding In BudgetA new budget was released by Governor Gretchen Whitmer Thursday calling for more school funding.
Michigan Judge Strikes Down State Aid to Private SchoolsA Michigan judge on Thursday struck down as unconstitutional state laws that reimburse private schools for the cost of fire drills, and more
State Aid For 6 Universities Will Remain Below 2011 LevelsMore than a third of the 15 state universities will receive less in the next budget than in the 2010-11 fiscal year.
Gov. Snyder Pitches Pricey Plan To Fix Detroit Schools"I want to help these kids as fast as we can."
Michigan Schools, Sheriff's Departments To Get Share Of $4MPolice say more than 217,500 students will benefit from the safety improvements.
Senate OKs Bill Allowing Sweets Back In School Bake SalesBrownies and doughnuts could be back in school bake sales under a measure the state Senate approved Thursday.
Snyder May Move School Turnaround District To Agency He ControlsThe Republican governor soon may issue an executive order transferring the turnaround district's functions to an agency he has control over ...
Snyder Wants 2 Percent Bump In Education FundingMichigan Gov. Rick Snyder will propose giving public schools, universities and community colleges two percent more overall funding in the next school year.
Advisor To Governor: Expect Larger Class Sizes In FallLook for larger class sizes when school opens again in the fall.
Experts Focus On Education At Mackinac Policy ConferenceAn education expert at the Mackinac Policy Conference says it's time to put more emphasis on the classroom.
Education Minute 08/02