Detroit School Superintendent Interviews Starting SoonThe district has been under state oversight for the last eight years.
Detroit's School Board Has Power For First Time In 7 YearsSeveral governor-appointed emergency managers began controlling the district in 2009.
Additional Police Will Patrol Area After Threat To 'Safety Of Students' In DetroitClasses will proceed Wednesday as scheduled.
GOP Leaders Ask Schuette To Weigh In On Detroit School ClosuresRepublican legislative leaders are asking Michigan's attorney general to issue an opinion on the state's authority to close persistently low-performing public schools in Detroit as soon as the end of this academic year.
Senate Leader May Seek AG Opinion On Closing Detroit SchoolsAttorney general opinions are legally binding on state agencies and officers unless reversed by a court.
DPS Report Outlines Investigations, Misconduct Within DistrictA new report from the DPS Inspector General outlines various investigations and misconduct within the district.
Duggan Cites Progress In DPS Health And Safety FixesDetroit school officials have spent $2.5 million on repairs and cite significant progress on building conditions a week before doors open for the new academic year, Mayor Mike Duggan said Monday.
Michigan Legislature Close To Approving $617M Detroit Schools BailoutMichigan lawmakers may be close to approving a $617 million bailout of the debt-ridden Detroit Public Schools.
House Passes $617 Million Detroit Schools PlanThe Michigan House has narrowly approved compromise legislation to restructure the Detroit Public Schools and pay off $617 million in debt.
Michigan House May Vote On $617 Million For Detroit SchoolsThe bills would retire the district's enormous $467 million operating debt over time and provide $150 million to transition to a new district in July.
Detroit Principal Who Drove Maserati Gets Prison In Bribery CaseShe says payoffs were part of the education culture in Detroit.
Another Detroit Principal Pleads Guilty In Kickback CaseAnother former Detroit Public Schools principal has pleaded guilty in a bribery and kickback scheme involving a long-time district supply vendor.