Column: Let’s get our students ready for success
May 3, 12:00 AM
Fewer than one quarter of our state’s high school students are career or college ready at graduation. Our rankings have plummeted to the bottom third of states nationwide on too many essential skill areas, like reading and math proficiency. That’s why, Business Leaders for Michigan (BLM) recently released a report aimed at identifying best policies and practices to further improve K-12 education in Michigan.