Stateside: Teachers weigh in on return to school; GR protests; Washtenaw sheriff on police training

Jun 4, 2020

Today on Stateside, one sheriff shares what his department has learned about its own biases and discusses if proposed reforms for police departments are enough. Plus, what's on teachers' minds as they look at plans to reopen schools this fall. 

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Health risks are the chief concerns of Michigan teachers as they look at what public school education might be like this fall

  • Paula Herbart is president of the Michigan Education Association. She also serves on Governor Whitmer's Return to Learning Advisory Council.

Kent Co. health director says contact tracing and testing key to preventing a second surge after reopening

  • Dr. Adam London is the director of the Kent County Health Department.

An unplanned march. An unlikely leader. And, for one night at least, a peaceful resolution.

  • Dustin Dwyer is the West Michigan reporter at Michigan Radio.

Washtenaw Co. Sheriff on the need for de-escalation, anti-bias training, and cultural change

  • Jerry Clayton is the sheriff of Washtenaw County.
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