Flanagan Approves Plan For Pontiac School District To Avoid Payless PaydayIt appears that a payless payday for teachers in one Oakland County school district has been averted.
Pontiac Teachers And Staff Address Possible Payless PaydayTeachers and other staff in the Pontiac School District are met Friday night to address the fact that they've been told they may not get paychecks next week.
Detroit Public Schools' Emergency Manager To Fire SuperintendentThe state-appointed emergency manager for the Detroit Public Schools says he'll fire a superintendent and make other changes to exert control over academic policies.
School Districts Cancel Class Due To Doomsday Talk, Potential Threats School administrators in at least three Michigan counties decided to cancel classes Thursday and Friday because of talk surrounding the shootings in Newtown, Connecticut and rumors connected to the Mayan calendar predicting the end of the world.
Ex-Pontiac Schools Administrator Indicted For FraudA former assistant superintendent for Pontiac Schools has been indicted on corruption and money laundering charges.
$175K Signing Bonus To Attract Chancellor For Newly Created School ProgramThe superintendent of the Kansas City schools is the first chancellor of the Michigan Education Achievement Authority, which Governor Snyder recently created to help under-achieving schools.
Troy Teachers Ratify New ContractTeachers will pay more in their own health care coverage. The district says the two-year deal will save 10-million dollars, ensuring that major programs won't be slashed.
School And Elected Officials Meet To Discuss Proposed CutsSome Macomb County superintendents met with elected state and federal officials about proposed cuts to education.