Education

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(MPRN-Lansing) High schools in Michigan might have to add financial literacy to their curriculum. Schools would have to offer a class on personal finance management skills like spending, saving, borrowing and investing to 11th and 12th graders. 

Nassar Response Bills Continue To Raise Concerns

Apr 25, 2018
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(MPRN-Lansing) Lawmakers continue to focus on bills aimed at sexual assault prevention in response to Larry Nassar. 

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(MPRN-Lansing) The debate over firearms and school safety found its way Wednesday to the Michigan Supreme Court. The court must decide whether schools can ban firearms, or if that’s preempted by state law. 

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(MPRN-Lansing) The state says it can improve low student test scores and get more kids into skilled trades. 

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(MPRN-Lansing) Bills in the state Legislature would require schools to teach what’s called affirmative consent – or “yes means yes” -- as part of sex education. 

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