Michigan Senate Majority Leader Randy Richardville hopes to hold a final vote this week on a bill to expand the state’s Education Achievement Authority (EAA).
Popping pills and shooting up; experts say drugs are becoming more of a problem in central Michigan, especially prescription drugs and heroin.
Once upon a time, school children were attended to quickly when medical issues arose by the often beloved school nurse.
Today, many schools have cut back or cut out the school nurse position due to budget constraints.
The Charlevoix Area Hospital Nurse Program is being recognized for, you could say, bringing the good old days back by providing nurses to nine local schools. Read more
Kids will be kids. Boys will be boys.
Anti-bullying leaders say those are scapegoat phrases. Read more
A state House panel could vote this week on a bill that would require schools to hold back 3rd graders who do not pass a state reading test.
Michigan schools would have to be more transparent about how they conduct emergency safety drills under a bill approved Wednesday in the state House.
State lawmakers have agreed to move forward with a new set of school standards in Michigan. Read more