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April 9, 2019
Cuts to climate change, civil rights rejected in new draft of Michigan education guidelines

Proposed cuts to climate change and civil rights issues in Michigan classroom guidelines were rejected in a new draft of changes to social studies curriculum standards presented to the State Board of Education on Tuesday.

Cuts to climate change, civil rights rejected in new draft of Michigan education guidelines

April 9, 2019
Former teacher, principal accused of child sex abuse: FBI complaint

A former Muskegon-area teacher and principal is the focus of an FBI investigation that turned up allegations of years of sexual abuse of a boy and possible abuse of others.

Former teacher, principal accused of child sex abuse: FBI complaint

April 8, 2019
Look up average 2017-18 teacher salary for any Michigan school district

Salaries for public school teachers in Michigan averaged $61,908 in 2017-18, down from $62,280 in 2016-17, according to data from the Michigan Department of Education.

Look up average 2017-18 teacher salary for any Michigan school district

April 8, 2019
Michigan’s average teacher salary in 2017-18 was lower than in 2009-10

Macomb County teacher Todd Bloch says his take-home pay has changed very little in the past decade, and certainly hasn’t kept pace with inflation.

Michigan’s average teacher salary in 2017-18 was lower than in 2009-10

April 5, 2019
Kalamazoo, Ann Arbor superintendents among finalists in state superintendent search

Superintendents from Kalamazoo and Ann Arbor public schools are finalists for Michigan’s state superintendent position.

Kalamazoo, Ann Arbor superintendents among finalists in state superintendent search