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The Detroit Public Schools say there is a critical need for teachers in the district, so a hiring fair was held to fill the ranks.
DPS officials say there was no other choice but to extend the school year in order to meet state requirements.
A Detroit teacher who was fired after using a broom to break up a fight and then offered her job back says she’ll come back only if some changes are made.
Cass Tech student Clarke Walker, 17, is one of only 273 Detroit Public Schools graduating seniors with a GPA of 3.5 or better.
The mother and daughter team set up a sham company and ran orders through it for books and supplies that the Detroit schools never received.
More problems with the city of Detroit’s public lighting system have forced more school closures.
Detroit’s lighting department says it’s finished restoring power to all of the 21 public schools that lost service in a storm, keeping 10 of them closed for two days.
DTE spokesman said they’re expecting more outages as severe weather rolls in.
Some Detroit Public School students are getting the chance to show off their creativity in the form of wearable works of art.
The district announce $5 million in financing for developers who want to buy dozens of shuttered schools.