A financial review board has moved the city of Highland Park closer to a takeover or some other form of state intervention.

Lansing State Rep. Andy Schor pursues school reforms

Oct 17, 2013

Rep. Andy Schor is in his first term representing Michigan’s 68th House District.  The Lansing Democrat recently introduced two bills involving schooling in the state.

The debate over a set of school standards known as the Common Core has sparked bipartisan concerns about student privacy.

Michigan House Democrats say the state is failing schools with severe budget deficits and persistently low test scores.

The state Department of Education says few Michigan schools are meeting goals for overall performance.