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'I Don't Want My Daughter To Fail': Detroit Parents Rally In Lansing For Better Schools"I want her to have the opportunity just like suburb schools — the same type of education as them..."
8-Year-Old Boy Found Wandering Along Busy Detroit Freeway After Teacher Told Him To Walk HomeWhen troopers first located the boy, he was scared and did not want to get into the patrol car for a ride home.
Law Firm’s Gift Makes A Difference For Detroit Elementary School ChildrenThere will be thousands of excited, happy Detroit Public School children the first week of class thanks to The Mike Morse Law Firm. They’ll receive a much needed gift to start their education off on the right track…a backpack filled with school supplies for each student from kindergarten to fifth grade.
Detroit School Board Files Civil Rights Complaint: State Created Separate, Unequal Education System For Black KidsThe complaint also says the district also ignored warnings about former Detroit City Council President Charles Pugh being allowed to mentor boys.
Hundreds Of Detroit Teachers Shorted On Paychecks Due To 'Technical Issues'Teachers union president Steve Conn said some teachers weren't paid at all.
Detroit High School Principal, Nonprofit Leader Accused Of Stealing $100K Intended For At-Risk KidsProsecutors say a Detroit Public Schools auditor discovered irregularities last year...
Detroit Teachers Union President Lambasts Recall Effort: 'It's Stupid What They're Trying To Do'"Without me right now, without this fight, teachers are going to lose what they have left, pay ... any protections at all, and teachers don't want that," said Steve Conn.
Detroit Students Learn About Engineering At Detroit Grand Prix (Video)Hundreds of Detroit Public Schools students took part in a hands-on day of activities at the Chevrolet Detroit Belle Isle Grand Prix to learn how science, technology, engineering and math could be used to obtain a job in automotive and racing.
Detroit Students Learn How STEM Could Put Them On The Fast Track To A Career In Motorsports (Video)Detroit Public Schools students learned Thursday about how a STEM education could lead to a career in motor sports.
Gov. Snyder Outlines Plan To Overhaul Troubled Detroit Schools, Eliminate DebtDetroit Federation of Teachers President Steve Conn calls Snyder's proposed new system "an abomination."
18 Detroit Schools Forced To Close As Teachers Rally In Lansing Against Snyder's 'Reprehensible' New Education Plan"This is the kind of thing that leads to teacher strikes and a rebellion in a city that will not allow more destruction of its public schools."
Detroit Schools Report Overall Crime Dropping In District; Only 545 Incidents In 6 MonthsThe Detroit Public Schools is reporting that overall crime is dropping in the district.