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.
Security Video Shows Alleged 'Police Brutality' Against Female Student Inside Detroit's Cass Tech [VIDEO]A security video filmed in the halls of Detroit's largest high school is causing shock among the community.
DPS Transition Manager Fields Questions From Detroit School BoardSteven Rhodes taking questions from board members in the first face-to-face meeting.
Court Hearing Over Detroit Teacher Sick-Outs RescheduledA hearing has been rescheduled on a lawsuit filed by the Detroit Public Schools after teachers called out sick earlier this year, closing dozens of schools.
Detroit Schools Plagued By Mismanagement, Student LossesOfficials say only money from the state will fix the district's problems, both financial and educational.
Businessman Faces Plea Hearing In DPS Corruption CaseA 74-year-old businessman charged in connection with kickback schemes involving a dozen Detroit Public Schools principals and an administrator is due in federal court.
Officials To Detail 45-Day Turnaround Plan For Detroit Public Schools At Community MeetingThe man tasked with turning around Detroit's debt-ridden school district is ready to submit his 45-day financial and operating plan.
Michigan House Votes To Pay Detroit School Debt Without DemsThe $500 million plan was approved despite strong objections from Democrats who say it amounts to union busting.