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Court rejects appeal on temporary freeze of $2.5M in state funds for private schools
The Michigan Court of Appeals has denied a request by the state to appeal a temporary freeze on $2.5 million included in the state budget to reimburse private schools for health and safety mandates.
House Democrats push African-American history mandate following Charlottesville violence
Following last weekend's violent white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Va., Democrats in the Michigan House of Representatives are pushing for legislation requiring African-American history be taught in all public schools, saying education is key to eliminating racism.
Rigorous test poses challenges to Michigan's English language learners
Each year, students across Michigan with a limited grasp of English take a test gauging whether they are ready to transition out of programs or services designed to build their language skills.
WOOD TV-8: Police, school search for racist graffiti culprit
Police and school officials are trying to figure out who wrote racist statements on a statue at Muskegon High School.
Police, school investigating after finding noose on Muskegon playground
Police and school leaders in Muskegon are investigating after a noose was found at a playground over the weekend.