Department of Education

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Copies of the reports listed below may be obtained by contacting the office at 517.373.8080 or contacting Kathryn Bateson.

Questions on the following documents should be directed to Bethany Wicksall and Samuel Christensen, Fiscal Analysts for the Education budget.


Key Documents and Links

ball Budget Briefing

ball Line Item Summary

ball Subcommittee Minutes

ball Subcommittee Testimony

ball Education Archives


Current Appropriation Bill Summaries


Special Reports


  • Child Development and Care Program, [115K] February 21, 2012, Prepared by Mark Wolf, Senior Fiscal Analyst. This memorandum provides an overview of the Child Development and Care (CDC) program, which is now administered by the Department of Education (MDE) following the establishment of Great Start by Executive Order 2011-8.


  • Office of Great Start, Supplemental Request 2012-3 [69K] November 17, 2011, Prepared by Mark Wolf and Bethany Wicksall, School Aid Analysts and Kevin Koorstra, DHS Analyst. This memorandum provides an overview of EO 2011-8 and Supplemental Request 2012-3, establishing the Office of Great Start within the Department of Education.

ball Education Archives