Stories tagged: "education"


A finished clean room with stacked chairs in the science room at the Mildred Avenue K-8 School building in Boston's Mattapan, which were being cleaned for the reopening of school on July 9, 2020. Photo by David L. Ryan/The Boston Globe via Getty Images)
Here’s the Mess Betsy DeVos Left for Incoming Education Secretary Miguel Cardona

Former Education Secretary Betsy DeVos left the department’s funding for low-income schools, protections for students with disabilities, and rights for survivors under Title IX in shambles.

Graphic by Denzel Boyd.
Meet MI Leaders: How Rosemary Bayer Went From Computer Scientist to State Senator

Informed by her career as a technologist, state Sen. Rosemary Bayer legislates with a look toward the future on issues from the environment to education.

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Want to Sharpen Your Skills? Take a Free Virtual Learning Class Right Here.

Demand for online learning has been up across the board. Here’s how to expand your professional education for free in Michigan.

Michigan parents and residents can get involved with local education beyond electing school board members.
Keep Going Michigan: How to Work in Education Without Running for Office

Use the momentum from election 2020 to ensure your schools are performing the way you want, ‘Ganders.

Dr. Jill Biden, in a screenshot of her speech at the 2020 Democratic National Convention.
Dr. Jill Biden Is ‘One of Us,’ Say Michigan Teachers

Michigan teachers are excited about her perspective "in the trenches" as an educator—one who will advocate for them from White House.

The Michigan Supreme Court will decide if Snyder-era funds can be devoted to private schools, going against the state constitution.
Battle Over Private Schools Receiving Millions in Public Aid Heads to State Supreme Court

The funds were set aside during Gov. Rick Snyder’s administration, but the Michigan Constitution doesn’t allow public funding for private schools.

Detroit educators, students, and families will have an opportunity to join their counterparts from across the globe in a free virtual open house that explores online learning.
Microsoft Hosts Free Virtual Open House for Detroit Educators, Students, and Families

Michiganders will join participants from across the US, Canada, and Europe for more than two dozen workshops, seminars, and presentations.