Gov. Rick Snyder signed changes in Michigan's high school graduation rules Wednesday that will allow students to meet some math and foreign language requirements through materials woven into certain technical and arts classes.
Gov. Rick Snyder on Tuesday signed a $15.8 billion education budget that includes substantially more money for public universities and a preschool program for disadvantaged 4-year-olds, along with a more modest boost in K-12 districts' traditional per-student funding.
A charter school district in Muskegon Heights will operate under a self-management plan rather than be run by an outside management company, a change that's designed to bring more local control to the community's schools, officials said.
A tall bookshelf stood before Emma Maierhauser and Olivia McKenna. The 10-year-old girls flipped through pages of the books as they carefully determined which ones to check out from Spring Lake District Library.