MEAP http://wkar.org en Month in Review: April's biggest news stories http://wkar.org/post/month-review-aprils-biggest-news-stories <p><span id="docs-internal-guid-9eac8574-b2b2-e789-4288-e295f5c067c2" style="font-size:16px;font-family:Cambria;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;font-weight:normal;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;">At the end of every month, Current State takes a look back at the biggest news stories of the previous 30 days. </span><span style="font-size:16px;font-family:Cambria;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;font-weight:normal;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;">To help us put it in context, <em>Current State</em> talks with the host of Off The Record on WKAR-TV and other Michigan public TV stations <a href="http://wkar.org/people/tim-skubick">Tim Skubick</a>, M-Live Capitol reporter<a href="http://connect.mlive.com/user/joosting/posts.html"> Jonathan Oosting</a>, and editor of the Inside Michigan Politics newsletter, <a href="http://www.insidemichiganpolitics.com/About.aspx">Susan Demas</a>. Wed, 30 Apr 2014 17:08:10 +0000 Mark Bashore & Joe Linstroth 52977 at http://wkar.org Month in Review: April's biggest news stories MEAP Scores Are Up In Most Subjects, But Students Still Struggling With Science http://wkar.org/post/meap-scores-are-most-subjects-students-still-struggling-science <p>Less than 16 percent of Michigan students are proficient in science.</p><p></p><p></p><p> Mon, 11 Feb 2013 20:50:54 +0000 Jake Neher 30962 at http://wkar.org MEAP Scores Are Up In Most Subjects, But Students Still Struggling With Science New MEAP Cut Scores Paint Unattractive Picture of College Readiness http://wkar.org/post/new-meap-cut-scores-paint-unattractive-picture-college-readiness <p>Twenty-nine percent of eighth graders in Michigan are proficient in math. That’s according to new test results from the Michigan Educational Assessment Program – or MEAP.</p> Wed, 15 Feb 2012 20:35:49 +0000 Laura Weber 12571 at http://wkar.org New MEAP Cut Scores Paint Unattractive Picture of College Readiness