Michigan schools ill-equipped ...

Feb 10, 2019 by

Lately I’ve been inspired by Nelson Mandela’s quote: “It always seems impossible until it’s done.”...

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China’s not waiting whil...

Nov 28, 2018 by

Tom Watkins – I read with interest the comments of Consumers Energy CEO Patti Poppe on education while sitting on a tarmac...

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Goodwill Industries purchase c...

Jun 1, 2018 by

By SHERRI WELCH – Goodwill Industries is closing in on acquisition of skilled-trade company The deal will bring new workforce...

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Big business grows from shared...

Apr 2, 2018 by

By CHAD LIVENGOOD – Public schools have created a $100 million business educating private school and homeschooled students Gov....

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Detroit Mercy resets tuition t...

Nov 22, 2017 by

In a revenue-neutral move, President Antoine Garibaldi said the Detroit school will cut tuition and aid to “be in the ballpark...

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Breaking down barriers

Sep 12, 2017 by

By CHAD LIVENGOOD – Marquez Goins returned to Detroit a year ago this week after a nine-year prison sentence for armed robbery...

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Part-time Legislature won̵...

Jul 3, 2017 by

Chad Livengood – Lt. Gov. Brian Calley’s proposed constitutional amendment to downgrade Michigan’s Legislature to...

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In reversal, Snyder returns Sc...

Jul 3, 2017 by

LANSING — Gov. Rick Snyder reversed course Friday and moved Michigan’s school-turnaround office back to a state department over...

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Vitti the disruptor

Jun 4, 2017 by

Ron Fournier – A year ago, I attended the Detroit Regional Chamber’s Mackinac Policy Conference as a guest speaker,...

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