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Senate committee approves bill to place new teachers in 401(k) retirement plans
New school employees would be placed in a 401(k) and prohibited from accessing a retirement plan that more closely resembles a traditional pension under controversial legislation narrowly approved Wednesday by a state Senate committee.
Pumpkin isn't just for pies and lattes – here's 2 new ways to enjoy it
Creative ways to enjoy the bounty of West Michigan pumpkins were introduced to students in Whitehall and Montague this month.
New Fruitport school to boost residential development, superintendent says
A new high school could lead to residential and commercial development in Fruitport, said Robert Szymoniak, Fruitport Community Schools superintendent.
Betsy DeVos appointed education secretary by President-elect Donald Trump
Michigan school choice advocate and longtime Republican supporter Betsy DeVos has been selected to serve as President-elect Donald Trump's education secretary.
Betsy DeVos could 'destroy' public schools with vouchers, Michigan educators worry
Educators in Michigan have long known Betsy DeVos as a proponent of school choice and vouchers, something they worry could hurt public schools nationally as she takes the position of Secretary of Education under President-elect Donald Trump.