Monday, June 26, 2017
          

MICHIGAN BILL PUTS BREADWINNERS OVER KIDS IN CUSTODY DISPUTES

Posted in Fatherhood

schmidtandlong.com 6/12/2017

"... The Michigan House of Representatives is considering a bill that could up-end child custody decisions across the state. By renaming the Child Custody Act the Michigan Shared Parenting Act, the bill signals just where its priorities lie, and it’s not with the children..."

Read the entire article: http://schmidtandlong.com/michigan-bill-puts-breadwinners-over-kids-in-custody-disputes/

Data Exclusive: 75 Percent of Black California Boys Don’t Meet State Reading Standards

Posted in Boys Issues

calmatters.org 6/7/2017

"... Three of four African-American boys in California classrooms failed to meet reading and writing standards on the most recent round of testing, according to data obtained from the state Department of Education and analyzed by CALmatters..."

Read the entire article: https://calmatters.org/articles/data-exclusive-75-of-black-california-boys-dont-meet-reading-standards/

McAuliffe signs bills on suicide awareness, bullying investigations in Virginia schools

Posted in Bullying

insidenova.com 6/7/2017

"... Students at Forest Park High School have been leading a fight to raise suicide awareness in Prince William for the last three years — now, Sen. Jeremy McPike, D-29th District, wants to see the state catch up to their efforts..."

Read the entire article: http://www.insidenova.com/news/education/prince_william/mcauliffe-signs-bills-on-suicide-awareness-bullying-investigations-in-virginia/article_785d2de8-4b08-11e7-b26f-f3a516af7729.html