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Todd Flynn

Education Policy Intern

Todd Flynn was a summer 2013 education policy intern at the Mackinac Center. He is studying economics and political science at the University of Michigan, where he is also involved in student government. He hopes to work in the United States Foreign Service, a branch of the U.S. State Department. Born in Royal Oak, Mich., Flynn moved to Traverse City at age 4 and is a Traverse City West graduate. He enjoys snowboarding and coaching soccer in his spare time.

By Todd Flynn

Commentary: Rethinking Common Core

Rejecting Common Core standards will benefit Michigan schools. … more

Charters May Help Solve Detroit's Education Woes

DPS, students would both benefit. … more