A plan under discussion in Michigan would create "Michigan Education Cards" that students could use like vouchers in state public schools.
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April 22, 2013
March 15, 2013
A Michigan state lawmaker wants to close what he says is a loophole allowing guns to be openly carried in schools.
March 11, 2013
New Mexico K-12 chief Hanna Skandera may go another year without being officially confirmed by the state legislature.
February 27, 2013
West Virginia Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin unveiled a K-12 overhaul plan this week that includes expanding access to all-day kindergarten.
February 11, 2013
After New York state withheld $250 million to New York City schools over teacher evaluation disagreements, parents in the city have sued the state.
February 06, 2013
New Indiana Gov. Mike Pence, a Republican, wants the state's private-school voucher program to expand in 2013.
February 05, 2013
A Texas judge has ruled that the state's K-12 funding system is inadequate, setting up a showdown in the state supreme court.
January 24, 2013
A recent Florida Supreme Court decision on the state pension system could be influencing Gov. Rick Scott's proposal to raise teacher salaries.
January 03, 2013
A New York state commission on education reform recommended extended learning time and higher bars to enter the teaching profession in a Jan. 2 report.
December 12, 2012
The Florida Board of Education named former Indiana superintendent Tony Bennett as the new education commissioner on Dec. 12.