Making the Grade

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Kevin Lavery / WKAR-MSU

In some Michigan communities, getting a post-secondary education feels like a distant dream.  That's why more than 50 recent college graduates are working in high schools across the state to help those students reach their goal.


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The Michigan School Aid budget is a step closer to completion.  A state legislative conference committee has approved a more than $15 billion plan that now moves to the full House and Senate.


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Kevin Lavery / WKAR-MSU

The 2019 school year is well underway…but Michigan superintendents are still waiting for state lawmakers to pass a final education budget. 


Michigan Capital

Michigan lawmakers may be moving closer to a final K-12 education budget. 


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Kevin Lavery / WKAR-MSU

A newly renovated performing arts school in Lansing is back open for business.