The mission of The Detroit College Promise is to motivate Detroit students to make education a priority.
The Detroit Board of Education has voted to wipe-out all the changes implemented under Michigan’s old Emergency Manager law.
The Detroit School Board is holding a special meeting Tuesday night to unveil a major proposal on overhauling the district.
A Detroit school stopped serving lunch to sixth- through eighth-graders following food fights, attracting complaints that led officials to reverse the decision.
The Detroit Waldorf School was the city’s only independent school at the time of its inception and is one of two independent schools in Detroit today.
The school is taking kids 14 to 19 years old out of full-time classrooms and providing them with an iMac laptop and access to a lab — so they can learn at their own pace and around their own schedule.
The school district will hand out vouchers to every child in every grade, which could add up to 14,000 to 17,000 pair of shoes.
Under ‘No Child Left Behind’ failing schools in Michigan were called ”Persistently Lowest Achievers’.
Five Detroit schools will end summer classes after lunch Tuesday, as temperatures are expected to soar near or above 100 degrees.
They have a host of demands, they don’t regret walking out and they vow to continue to fight for change.