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The Attorney General’s office is pushing pause on a series of presentations to K-12 students about OK2SAY, the hotline where students across Michigan can report anything that threatens student safety.
The list of Michigan school districts hit hardest by school choice includes some of the largest urban systems -- Detroit, Flint, Grand Rapids, Lansing, Saginaw, Jackson, Muskegon, Pontiac and Southfield, according to an MLive analysis of state data.
About 39% of Michigan's traditional public school systems had a net gain in 2018-19 enrollment through school choice and other programs allowing students to cross district lines, according to an MLive analysis of state data.
Officials at Concord Community Schools breathed a sigh of relief last month.
Michigan residents would have the option to donate to a fund for school teachers on their tax return under new bills in the state legislature.