State board springs new social studies standards, despite GOP cries of bias

Officials from the Michigan Department of Education (MDE) defended their proposed new standards for the state‚Äôs social studies curriculum on Tuesday during an occasionally heated State Board of Education meeting. The meeting was held in the wake of a recent New York Times report that highlighted the now-years-long controversy over those standards. Some Michigan Republicans, … Continue reading State board springs new social studies standards, despite GOP cries of bias