Education

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(MPRN-Lansing)  There are fewer school districts in severe financial peril, according to a quarterly report compiled by the Michigan Department of Education. 

Sehvilla Mann / WMUK

When it comes to dealing with failing schools, Bridge Reporter Chastity Pratt Dawsey says Michigan is in a class all its own.


State Capitol - file photo
Melissa Benmark / WKAR

(MPRN-Lansing) Students need more options outside of traditional, college-track education. That’s the thought behind new legislation scheduled to be introduced this week. 

Melissa Benmark / WKAR

(MPRN-Lansing) Some democrats in the state House want to make literacy a constitutional right. But not everyone is onboard. 

State Capitol - file photo
Melissa Benmark / WKAR

(MPRN-Lansing) Plans to overhaul how Michigan deals with struggling schools will see continued discussion this week in a state Senate committee. 

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