LIVE Call-In Show: Michigan Education Funding

LIVE Call-In Show: Michigan Education Funding

LANSING - Education funding has been a hot topic of discussion at both the State and Federal levels. Many Michigan teachers are rallying in support for Governor Gretchen Whitmer's plan to fund schools and urge lawmakers to increase funding for Michigan’s students and public schools. According to a study done by Michigan State University, Michigan ranks last in the nation in school funding growth per year. Others argue that Michigan ranks near the middle nationally in per-pupil funding. We will dive into this topic further on the next episode of Open Line. Voice your opinions and ask your questions by joining the conversation LIVE.

Guest Panel:
-Dr. David Arsen, Professor of Education Policy, Michigan State University College of Education
-David Crim, Spokesperson, Michigan Education Association
-Ben DeGrow, Director of Education and Policy, The Mackinac Center for Public Policy

LIVE Thursday, July 11th 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Mark M Bashore

Viewers will have the opportunity to ask questions during the live program by calling 517.349.1232. Questions can also be asked on Twitter using the @HOMTV Twitter handle or on HOMTV's Facebook page.

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