GLEP Praises House for Passing Common Core Resolution

Posted by:bdeshone Posted On:26 Sep 2013

GLEP applauds the Michigan House of Representatives for passing, by a vote of 85-21, HCR 11, a resolution endorsing the continued implementation of the Common Core State Standards for Michigan students. “We appreciate the 17 hours of due diligence and


GLEP Urges Closure Of Up To 20 Chronically Failing Schools

Posted by:bdeshone Posted On:22 Aug 2013

MDE releases annual “Top to Bottom” ranking, and two-thirds of the worst performing schools are on the list for a second, third or fourth time  Lansing, MI (August 22, 2013) – The Great Lakes Education Project (GLEP) today called for


Congrats to the new Ypsilanti Community Schools

Posted by:bdeshone Posted On:2 Jul 2013

Looks like the adults in Ypsilanti and Willow Run have decided to merge their school districts, which should be more efficient and will ultimately benefit the students. Congratulations to all parties involved!! Click here to read more on this merger.