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  More teachers may soon populate classrooms in Ann Arbor schools. It is among the topics of discussion to be held at Wednesday night's Board of Education meeting at Forsythe Middle School


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The union for Ann Arbor public school teachers has ended a ban on working with Eastern Michigan University student teachers.

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The deadline to request in-district student transfers at Ann Arbor Public Schools is approaching.  


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Ann Arbor Public Schools will vote on expanding the district's student exchange program next fall.

 


 

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A group called Support Ann Arbor Teachers will give a press conference before the Ann Arbor school board meets tonight at Forsythe Middle School. 


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The Ann Arbor school district was included in a number of social media threats made to schools across the country.

Ann Arbor School Superintendent Dr. Jeanice Swift said they take such threats very seriously and are working with local law enforcement officials and have established emergency procedures as a precaution:
 

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As teachers request grants for projects from the Ann Arbor Educational Foundation, more and more of them are asking for help with special needs education.  


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Ann Arbor Public Schools continues to meet its target class size goals as student enrollment increases to over 17,000.


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Ann Arbor Public Schools got a big gift from the Ann Arbor Educational Foundation. 


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Parents and kids can experience a lot of conflict as children become teenagers. Ann Arbor public schools is offering parents the chance to see what’s really going on inside the teenage brain.


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Ann Arbor Public Schools students are back in school starting today.

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The Ann Arbor Public Schools Board and teachers union have reached an agreement, just before the start of the 2015-2016 school year slated to begin on Tuesday, September 8th.

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The refinancing is contingent, however.

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Mexicotte would like to begin to transition leadership to other board members.

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Ann Arbor Public Schools looking to join Dexter High School and Washtenaw International High School as International Baccalaureate option.

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Great programs, district-wide, give parents plenty of choices.

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The Ann Arbor School Board says goodbye to over 20 years of experience tonight.  


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Ann Arbor Public Schools families likely can put down the pen and paper when they go to register for next school year. 


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An exchange program bringing together educators from Ann Arbor and Singapore is letting the districts learn from each other.  An 11 day visit by teachers from the Southeast Asian island country wraps up Thursday.


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For years Ann Arbor Public Schools have fought to close the achievement gap that exists between different sub-groups of students.  The district now has a shining example of what can be done.


Whitmore Lake Annexation Defeat
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Whitmore Lake Public Schools officials need to consider other options to avoid falling into deficit.  Voters in that district approved annexation but residents in Ann Arbor Public Schools rejected the plan.


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It's Decision time for Whitmore Lake Public Schools. Voters in Ann Arbor and Whitmore Lake tomorrow decide if the annexation plan moves forward.  Elected officials and those seeking office have mixed thoughts on the proposal.


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Four of the seven seats on the Ann Arbor School Board will be decided by the results of next week's election.  Nine candidates are actively campaigning for the positions and I interviewed them all.  Patricia Ashford Manley is the focus of today's final report.


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Ann Arbor Public Schools voters have plenty of candidates to choose from as they fill four of the seven seats on the school board in next week's election.  While I am interviewing all nine candidates actively running, today's report is on Donna Lasinski.


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The Ann Arbor School Board will have a new look after next month's election.  Ten Candidates are running for four seats on the board.  While I will be interviewing all of the candidates, Hunter Van Valkenburgh is the focus of today's report.


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