'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..."
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.
Financially Struggling District To Close Only High School In Highland Park School enrollment for Highland Park has dropped along with the population.
Leaders: No Excuse For Lawmakers To Ignore Detroit K-12 DebtLeaders say the Republican-led Legislature has no excuse to ignore Detroit Public School's debt because the state ultimately is constitutionally responsible for it.
Initiatives Will Transform Struggling District Says DPS Emergency ManagerThe district looks to restore art, music and gym to some of the middle schools says the DPS emergency manager.
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.
Records: Detroit Public Schools $53 Million Behind On Pension PaymentsThe cash-strapped district is paying $7,600 a day in interest penalties alone.
Dispute Over Detroit Public Schools Boilers Heats Up — Are Students In Danger?Representatives of a local union say boilers in the Detroit Public Schools buildings are putting students and staff in danger.