The 85-year-old Mackenzie High school on Detroit’s west side is finally coming down.
The public is getting a chance to comment on the state-managed Detroit Public Schools’ proposed $784 million budget for 2012-13.
This week on Michigan Matters, Carol Cain and the camera crew travel to the Detroit Athletic Club for the final installment of the 2012 Michigan Chronicle’s Pancakes and Politics Forums.
DPS Emergency Manager Roy Roberts is hopeful that the two sides can come together on a new deal.
Detroit Federation of Teachers President Keith Johnson is threatening to file a lawsuit against the school district if any teacher loses their job based on end of the school year teacher evaluations.
Detroit Public Schools Emergency Manager Roy Roberts has announced new partnerships for the Detroit School of the Arts .
This week on Michigan Matters, host Carol Cain, talks with Roy Roberts, the Emergency Manager of the troubled Detroit Public Schools, about his first year on the job.
Saying students learn best when they are in the classroom, Detroit Public Schools Emergency Manager Roy Roberts announced during taping of “Michigan Matters” that he’s teaming with Denise Ilitch to offer an award from the Detroit Tigers for students.
A new plan to overhaul the way Detroit Public Schools operates is part of an effort to improve academics, stem years of plummeting enrollment and bring in more money to educate students, the district’s emergency financial manager said Thursday.
In an exclusive one-on-one interview, Roy Roberts tells WWJ that he just signed a contract for another year as Detroit Public Schools emergency manager.