early childhood education

The Associated Press

The nation's largest increase in preschool funding over the last two years has taken place in Michigan.   

About one-third of the money will go programs throughout Michigan


There's "pocket book," "hot button" and social issues. Then there's the "Sandbox Party." 

The "Fight Crime: Invest in Kids" coalition says Michigan could save more than $200 million a year and keep thousands of people out of prison through a proposed federal-state early childhood education initiative.

The Associated Press


Michigan's education budget for the next fiscal year includes a major increase in funding for state-funded pre-school.