The We Are GR School Choice Expo is a free event for current and prospective students. In addition to dinner and activities for the students, parents were able to meet principals and staff from 15 themed schools in the district.
Muskegon Area Intermediate School District Superintendent David Sipka is leaving his post.
Superintendents have to take a number of factors into consideration before making the call. Usually it's based on visibility, and road conditions.
Last year, 45 states including Michigan, adopted these common core standards for reading and math. The standards are used in kindergarten through 12th grade.
A poll finds that fewer adults believe teachers respect parents or students - and that fewer believe parents and students respect teachers. In other words, just about every relationship in a school has soured a bit.
Governor Snyder's State of the State became personal.
The superintendent of Grand Rapids Public Schools is asking parents for their report card on the district's transformation plan.
The school says classes in Alumni, Automotive and the Prakken buildings are to resume about 1 p.m. Tuesday.
The cold this morning was a bit tough for many kids to bear as they waited for the bus this morning.
If Michigan lawmakers follow Florida's lead by holding back third-graders with poor reading skills, the state would join a fast-growing movement across the country.
Philanthropist Ralph Hauenstein, 101, made the initial investment to begin the center, which is celebrating its tenth anniversary.
Students at Michigan's universities can blame state politicians for about 60% of the tuition increases they've experienced over the last 13 years.
West Michigan Aviation Academy is expanding to meet student demand.
Grand Rapids Public Schools, the City of Grand Rapids, MDOT and the Creston Neighborhood Association are celebrating new safer routes to schools.