Detroit School Kids Treated 'Like Mice In A Lab' Says Former Councilman, Calling For Lawsuit"I believe that the state of Michigan should be sued...I think it's a crime."
Deposition: Pugh Left Detroit Over Sex Scandal EmbarrassmentCharles Pugh told lawyers in a videotaped deposition played Thursday during his civil trial that he "was embarrassed" knowing that others would find out about the "horrible thing" he had done.
$350K Payout By DPS To Ex-Student Suing Charles PughAfter less than two days of trial, the Detroit school district has settled a lawsuit with a former student who claims his rights were violated by a city council member's sexual advances.
National Exam Shows Detroit Students Behind In Math, ReadingPublic schools students in Detroit tested well below their U.S. peers on a test called "the nation's report card."
Gov. Snyder: Michigan Liable If Detroit Schools Not Fixed"We're talking about the lives of thousands and thousands of children..."
Michigan Matters: Protecting Michigan Waterways And The Political LandscapeThe first Democratic presidential debate, the implosion of the Detroit Lions, The FBI looking at Gov. Snyder’s EAA and DPS and issues revolving around Flint’s lead tainted water are discussed by this week's roundtable.
'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.