Education

Charter Schools
8:48 am
Mon July 7, 2014

WSW: Charter Schools' Financing and Accountability

Canton Charter Academy
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Western Michigan University Professor Gary Miron says small, independent, locally run charter schools are hard to find in Michigan. 

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Education
7:29 am
Thu June 26, 2014

Snyder Signs Bills Loosening Merit Curriculum Requirements

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Governor Rick Snyder has signed bills that loosen math and foreign language requirements to graduate high school. 

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K-College Commencement
6:35 am
Fri June 13, 2014

K-College Commencement Speaker Ray Suarez on Journalism and Education

Kalamazoo College graduation file photo
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Ray Suarez had a long career in public radio and television before he left for Al Jazeera America last year. 

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SW Michigan
12:59 pm
Tue June 10, 2014

Kalamazoo Promise to Cover Some Private Colleges

Kalamazoo College Library
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The Kalamazoo Promise has brought more than a dozen private Michigan colleges into the program that pays tuition for graduates of the Kalamazoo Public Schools. Officials of the scholarship program and a group representing private colleges announced the agreement Tuesday at Kalamazoo College.

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WMU Tuition
12:37 pm
Tue June 10, 2014

WMU Trustees Raise Tuition 3.2%

File Photo
Credit WMUK

Western Michigan University Trustees have approved a tuition increase for the fall. 

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