MARSP In The News

Press Release: MARSP supports Proposal 1

State’s largest school retiree group supports Proposal 1 The Proposal 1 campaign earned a potential boost from 45,000 likely voters this week as the Michigan Association of Retired School Personnel (MARSP) agreed to support the measure, which will go before voters on May 5. “In addition to the obvious need to improve our infrastructure across […]

Give Michigan public schools some of the freedoms enjoyed by charters

MARSP’s Executive Director, Mark Guastella, wrote the following op-ed that appeared in the August 10, 2014 Detroit Free Press: The Detroit Free Press series on charter schools did an exceptional job evaluating the positive and negative impact of Michigan’s charter schools over 20 years. While many in the public school world have been wary of […]