Michigan Matters: School Days, In-Class Vs. Online?Tonya Allen, President and CEO of The Skillman Foundation, Dr. Wanda Cook-Robinson, Superintendent of Oakland Schools, and Dr Randy Liepa, Superintendent of Wayne RESA, each appeared with Senior Producer/Host Carol Cain to share their thoughts.
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.
Detroit Public Schools Release Official Draft Reopening PlanA draft plan to reopen schools for the Detroit Public Schools Community District has been released.
3 Michigan Schools Awarded Grants For Garden ProgramsThe American Heart Association awarded three Michigan schools with grants for garden programs.
154 Schools To Be Awarded MI HEARTSafe DesignationThe Michigan Departments of Health and Human Services and Education, American Heart Association, Michigan High School Athletic Association and Michigan Alliance for Prevention of Sudden Cardiac Death of the Young awarded 154 schools in Michigan for earning the MI HEARTSafe School designation for the 2018-19 school year.
Student Stabs Classmate With Scissors At Berkley Middle SchoolAuthorities say a student wounded a classmate with a pair of scissors at a suburban Detroit middle school.
High School Bans Canada Goose and Moncler Jackets To Protect Poorer StudentsHigh school can be tough for anyone, and students from poor backgrounds have the added anxiety of struggling to keep up with their wealthier peers when it comes to clothes and accessories.
Michigan School First To Install Gunshot Alarms In StateClass is back in session and one Michigan school has taken an extra step this year in ensuring that kids are safe inside the building.
More Schools Banning Backpacks As Students Return To ClassAs parents and children around the country begin heading back to class, more and more schools are banning backpacks from their buildings.
Michigan School Districts May Ban Guns, State Supreme Court RulesMichigan school districts can ban firearms on campus, the state's Supreme Court ruled Friday.
Lawsuit: Student 'Disfigured' After Educator Slams Hand in DoorAnother lawsuit has been filed involving a student reportedly being injured by an educator.
2 Rochester Hills Schools Closed After High Levels of Mercury Found in WaterTwo suburban Detroit schools have been temporarily closed after a science experiment found high levels of mercury in a water sample.
School District Forcing Students To Smile In Hallways, Reports SayA Pennsylvania school district is under fire for a policy that allegedly requires students to smile when walking in school hallways.
Schuette Appeals Ruling That Blocks Aid For Private SchoolsMichigan Attorney General Bill Schuette on Monday appealed a judge's decision to block $5 million in state spending to defray the cost of inspections and other government safety requirements at private schools.
Michigan House Oks $56.7B Budget With Per-Pupil Funding HikeThe Michigan House approved a $56.7 billion budget plan Tuesday that would boost spending on school security and cut funding for universities that fail to comply with proposed sexual misconduct rulesl.