count day http://wemu.org en School Districts Following Up After Count Day http://wemu.org/post/school-districts-following-after-count-day <div>School Districts across Michigan including Washtenaw County are working to find and verify all students that missed school Wednesday. &nbsp;That's because the February count day is the basis for ten percent of per-pupil funding. &nbsp;The bulk of state aid is based on the fall count day. &nbsp;</div><div> Thu, 13 Feb 2014 07:09:50 +0000 Andrew Cluley 41494 at http://wemu.org Washtenaw County Sees Increase in Homeless Population http://wemu.org/post/washtenaw-county-sees-increase-homeless-population <p>Washtenaw County's point-in-time homeless count saw a jump of 123 additional people without shelter this year compared to the count day in 2011.&nbsp;&nbsp; County officials fear the problem of homelessness may continue to grow.&nbsp; Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.</p><p></p><p></p> Wed, 24 Apr 2013 13:47:11 +0000 Andrew Cluley 28459 at http://wemu.org Washtenaw County Sees Increase in Homeless Population