This week, East Lansing's School Board heard about inequities in special education funding. ELi's Alice Dreger summarizes that tax proposal presentation and tells you what else happened at the meeting.
At this week’s ELPS Board of Education meeting, Trustees voted through sex ed changes, heard from student contest winners, and talked about how to get better public relations for the District. ELi’s Alice Dreger reports.
The current East Lansing school curriculum does not provide children in younger grades with much foreign language instruction but MacDonald Middle School teacher Kimberly Floyd would like that to change. ELi’s Emily Joan Elliott reports.
The East Lansing School Board has yet to decide where to relocate the Marble Elementary community when its school undergoes reconstruction beginning in June 2020. ELi’s Karessa Wheeler reports that one parent hopes Donley is not on the list of host sites.
At a special meeting that was not widely advertised, East Lansing's school board voted to take what could be a costly stand against a state law aimed at stopping abortion “referral” or “assistance” in schools. ELi's Karessa Wheeler reports.
The first day of school at the newly constructed Donley Elementary will showcase a building with updates and upgrades galore for students, faculty, and staff. ELi reporter Mark Meyer and photographer Raymond Holt toured the building with Superintendent Dori Leyko to help capture an inside look.
Groundbreaking ceremonies at Whitehills and Pinecrest elementary schools generated plenty of afternoon excitement in anticipation of new building construction at both sites. ELi's Mark Meyer was on hand for both celebrations, amid flying sand and waving yellow plastic hard hats.