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More Inaccuracies in New York ...

Sep 14, 2017 by

Fourth in a series. NY Times article gets wrong the number of charters that engage for-profit managers The New York Times Magazine...

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Despite Claims, There Is No Te...

Jul 24, 2017 by

A majority of Michiganders with a teaching license aren’t teaching By Tom Gantert – The Portage school district in Kalamazoo...

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Detroit Schools Chief Wants Ou...

Jul 17, 2017 by

Except, the state’s two best elementary schools are charters authorized by his district The new superintendent for Detroit’s public...

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Does Your Campus Free Speech E...

Jul 9, 2017 by

Experts explore thorny speech restriction issues at recent Lansing event By Taylor Piotrowski – LANSING – With a growing number...

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Detroit Schools Would Already ...

Jun 21, 2017 by

Officials looking to fill vacancies that could push them into debt By Tom Gantert – The reconstituted Detroit public school...

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Michigan Universities Also Soc...

Jun 13, 2017 by

Seven of 15 state schools affected; 20 percent of Ferris State’s budget goes to pensions Michigan’s public school districts are not...

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$94K Teacher Complains Salary ...

Jun 3, 2017 by

Yet he helped negotiate his district’s fixed union pay scale A recent Detroit Free Press column perpetuated inaccurate perceptions of...

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If School Pensions are ‘...

May 20, 2017 by

School employees are the state’s largest creditors By James M. Hohman – Defined benefit pensions could work just fine for both...

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Money For Nothing: Best Teache...

Apr 2, 2017 by

Perverse outcomes common as districts flout law, pay strictly on union scale By Tom Gantert – In May 2016, Kenowa Hills Public...

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Superintendent: We Don’t...

Mar 23, 2017 by

Two years of ineffective teaching could disqualify a teacher from working – but not a pay hike By Tom Gantert – Jackson Public...

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Schools’ Double Whammy: ...

Mar 6, 2017 by

Decades of state pension underfunding may have cost each Holly teacher $8,450 last year By Tom Gantert – The state’s largest...

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Bullying Failed, So Teachers U...

Dec 29, 2016 by

Bill collectors out, membership engagement director in By Tom Gantert – Four years after Michigan’s right-to-work law was...

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Private Detroit College Prepar...

Nov 5, 2016 by

‘It’s all based on giving them something that they can’t find anywhere else’ By Anne Schieber Dykstra –...

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