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Gov. Snyder signs education budget with per pupil increase, money for private schools
Gov. Rick Snyder on Monday signed a $16.1 billion education budget that included $2.5 million for private schools, despite pending legal questions over the legality of that.
(Governor signs education budget)
Mothers jailed for truancy after ignoring pleas to send kids to school
Two women are in the Muskegon County Jail because they refused to send their children to school – even after they were given repeated opportunities right down to the final hour to avoid lockup.
Mothers jailed for truancy
Shooting victim found refuge in school, but the streets claimed him
She watches the video over and over, the one of J'Mari Harris leaving for the last time out the front doors of the school that was a refuge from the streets that would claim him later that day.
(Shooting victim found refuge in school)
Muskegon Heights school shooting charges near for GR-area man, prosecutor says
Clarence Jamichael McCaleb, who's accused of shooting three people Feb. 9 outside Muskegon Heights high school but still hasn't been charged with that, faces additional charges "probably in the next week or so," a prosecutor said in court Monday.
School shooter charged soon
Adult students show off job skills for employers after 18-week program
When offered a free education, Robert Cory didn't think twice.
Adult students show off job skills