Detroit District Shifts $300K To Address Building IssuesThe school district said the funds are being transferred from existing spending plans of other district departments.
Detroit Teachers Union Says Threats Of Arrest Made Should Independent Inspectors Be Let InThe letter from DPS Emergency Manager Darnell Earley stated that if teachers allowed inspectors into the building, police would be called and teachers could be arrested according to Bailey.
Michigan Committee To Begin Reviewing Detroit Schools PlanA plan to restructure Detroit's ailing school district is set for review in a legislative committee.
Review Of Detroit's Schools Begins; Inspectors Find Mold, Water Damage, RodentsFollowing recent teacher sick-outs, the City of Detroit has promised to inspect every school within the city for safety and code violations.
Q&A: A Look At The Detroit Public Schools Teacher Sick-OutsRolling teacher sick-outs have — so far in January — forced the district to close dozens of schools on some days.
Judge Dismisses Case Against Striking Teachers GroupA judge has dismissed the case against ousted activist Detroit teacher Steve Conn and the Strike To Win Group.
Detroit Teachers Plan Protest At Court Hearing On Sick-outTeachers are upset over pay, class sizes, building conditions and Gov. Rick Snyder's plan to overhaul the district.
Sickout Planned By Some DPS Students: 'If Everybody Is Saying The Conditions Are Terrible, Why Are They Just Ignoring This?'Some Cass Technical High School students are planning their own sickout in response to the poor conditions of Detroit Public Schools.
'Michigan Matters' Big Four: What’s Next For Joe Louis Arena, Flint Water Woes And DPSPaul Sabatini, chairman of the NAIAS, asked Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan about the future of Joe Louis Arena with the new hockey arena being built.
Lawmakers Propose Bills After Sick-Outs Shut Detroit SchoolsMajority Republicans in Michigan's Legislature say the bills will make it easier to deem such work stoppages illegal strikes.
Judge Denies District Request To Halt Detroit Teacher SickoutsThe absences forced the shutdown of more than 85 schools on Wednesday, and nearly 45,000 students missed classes.
Detroit Teachers Threaten Another Mass Sickout Thursday"The struggle will continue until we have won justice for the people of Detroit."