Education Achievement Authority

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Ex-Head Of Downgraded KC Schools Defends Record

The new chancellor of Michigan’s Education Achievement Authority is defending his record in the Kansas City School District after Missouri education officials revoked the district’s accreditation.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/22/2011

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Former District Led By Mich. Education Chancellor Loses Accreditation

The man hired to turn around Michigan’s lowest-performing schools once led a district that wound up losing its accreditation Tuesday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/21/2011

DPS Likely To Lose Hundreds Of Teachers

The Detroit Public School district has been steadily losing students over the past several years and now the district will likely be losing hundreds of teachers over the next few years.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/20/2011

Roy Roberts (WWJ Photo/Vickie Thomas, File)

New Schools Authority Meets For First Time

The 11-member group was created by the governor to focus on identifying the five lowest-performing schools in Detroit and across the state and then improving them.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/11/2011