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Leaders grade gov. speech on jobs, auto insurance, education and more

There was no shortage of people giving their takes on Gov. Gretchen Whitmer's first State of the State speech on Tuesday night, including the...

How 25 years of charter schools have changed Detroit

Charter schools have been a part of Michigan’s educational landscape for the last quarter-century. While they still inspire intense debate to this day, there’s...

Ulbrich: Some charter authorizers are ‘cashing in and making tons of...

The State Board of Education has hit the ground running this year, launching a search for a new state superintendent of public instruction and...

Gov. to skip SOS happy talk tradition, focus on roads, schools

Michiganders have come to expect that once a year, their governor will appear on TV and put a happy face on the state of...

Whitmer picks charter school advocate for new ‘prosperity’ position

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer has tapped former charter school executive Doug Ross to serve as her senior advisor for “Michigan Prosperity,” according to a statement...

Metro Detroit leaders offer Whitmer advice before 1st State of the...

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer will deliver her first State of the State message on Tuesday at the state Capitol. Expectations are always high for a...

Breaking: White House ditches plan to replace DeVos’ in-house watchdog

Updated at 4:40 p.m. with comment from the Education Department inspector general's office. The Trump administration has walked back a decision to replace the U.S....

Gilda Z. Jacobs: Michigan League for Public Policy launches people-driven agenda

Michigan needs a major tune-up. That’s why on Thursday, the Michigan League for Public Policy is announcing "The Owner’s Manual for Michigan", a clear...

MSU study: Michigan school funding lower now than 25 years ago

Some 25 years after Michigan dramatically changed how it funds its public schools, a new study suggests that financial investment has declined more sharply...

Photo gallery: MSU after John Engler

It was a snowy Thursday morning when the Michigan State University Board of Trustees accepted the resignation of interim President John Engler after a...

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