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Education board: Gov move unconstitutional

Mar 18, 2015 - The Detroit News
Board and Executive Moves

Detroit News Lansing Bureau

Lansing - The State Board of Education said Tuesday that Gov. Rick Snyder violated the state constitution last week by moving through executive order a Department of Education office charged with monitoring Michigan's lowest academically performing schools into a state agency he directly controls.

Snyder moved the School Reform Office's K-12 education reform and accountability functions to the Department of Technology, Management and Budget, which has a pu...