racial equity

1:08 pm
Wed May 21, 2014

Report Finds Racial Disparity in Michigan's Foster Care System

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Report uses Department of Human Services data from 2013
Michigan's minority children are more than twice as likely as their white counterparts to age out of the foster care system without being adopted or returned to their families, a new report shows.
9:47 am
Wed February 19, 2014

Lakeview School District Hires Racial Equity Consultant

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Contract Calls for Pace 4 Change to work throughout summer
Lakeview School District on Tuesday hired an outside group to help its staff and students more equitably operate in the district's increasingly diverse classrooms. The Lakeview Board of Education voted 6-0 Tuesday, with board Treasurer Jeff Andert absent, to approve a $30,590 contract with the firm Pace 4 Change.