skunk works education group

6:33 am
Thu April 25, 2013

State Superintendent to lead group on education

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Michael Flanagan says school vouchers won't be part of the discussion
Mike Flanagan - Michigan's superintendent of public instruction - said today he's accepted an invitation from Gov. Rick Snyder to take the lead in discussions on integrating technology into public education. It's the latest twist in the "skunk works" saga.
11:50 am
Wed April 24, 2013

Snyder backs some of reform team's proposals for classroom

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Group has been subject of heavy criticism. Snyder says he likes idea of using technology to improve performance in classroom
Lansing - Gov. Rick Snyder on Tuesday embraced classroom technology innovation that is part of a controversial reform group's study and said he wants to make the reformers' secret "skunk works" project an "official" government initiative.