Detroit School Board Files Civil Rights Complaint: State Created Separate, Unequal Education System For Black Kids
The complaint also says the district also ignored warnings about former Detroit City Council President Charles Pugh being allowed to mentor boys.
School enrollment for Highland Park has dropped along with the population.
The district looks to restore art, music and gym to some of the middle schools says the DPS emergency manager.
The commission chair says their power should be restored – noting the alleged police brutality in places like Ferguson, Missouri.
A deal has been reached between the city of Detroit and its public school district Tuesday — in the form of a trade.
Immediate changes aren’t expected after the board of the Detroit Public Schools voted to remove the district’s state-appointed emergency manager.
The Detroit City Council on Thursday unanimously approved a plan to transfer daily operations to elected officials while retaining the state-appointed emergency manager to oversee bankruptcy matters until they are resolved.
Will Kevyn Orr Stay Or Go? Detroit City Council Debates Emergency Manager’s Future Behind Closed Doors
Detroit City Council entered a third day of discussions about the future of Emergency Manager Kevyn Orr.
Removal of Orr as the city’s emergency manager and restoring power back to Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan and the nine-member city council could come as soon as Sept. 29.
“All the revenue sources creditors can reach and are permitted to reach are exhausted,” Bennett told Judge Steven Rhodes.