detroit public schools
Gov. Rick Snyder says the state-appointed emergency manager for Detroit’s public schools has decided to postpone his plans to step down by up to six months.
Gov. Snyder says Roy Roberts has done a “fabulous” job.
A recently retired Detroit high school basketball coach has been fatally shot.
The Washington Post is reporting that Bobb, the former emergency financial manager for Detroit Public Schools, has taken discreet steps to explore a run for mayor in the nation’s capitol.
Four schools will close and, for some students, the school year will be longer …
The state-appointed emergency manager for the Detroit Public Schools says he’ll fire a superintendent and make other changes to exert control over academic policies.
A judge says the Detroit school board has authority over academic policies, at least for the next five weeks before a new emergency manager law kicks in.
More than 53 percent of Michigan’s school districts saw higher graduation rates, including many of the largest districts.
The once-beleaguered teaching industry in Detroit is now back on the mend.
“Another positive outcome was the decreasing rate of children testing positive for elevated blood lead levels, down more than 75 percent across all age group between 2001 and 2010,” the report found.