DPS Teachers Get Assurance Of Pay, Plan To Return To ClassroomMembers said they were ready to talk about a strike vote on this second day of what they called a forced lockout.
Detroit Teachers Union Calls For District-Wide Sickout MondayThe Detroit Federation of Teachers is calling for district-wide teacher sick-outs within the Detroit Public School system on Monday.
Cass Tech Students Walk Out Of Class In Support Of Detroit TeachersStudents marched around the block, chanting: "Fix DPS! We deserve the best!"
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.
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."
Detroit Schools Sue To Try To Stop Teacher AbsencesThe Detroit school district filed a lawsuit Wednesday to try to stop absences that have kept thousands of students at home and left parents scrambling for child care and other quick remedies.
Teachers March Outside Cobo As Largest 'Sickout' Aims For Obama's AttentionDetroit Public Schools educators used the President Barack Obama's visit to the Auto Show to bring attention to pay and conditions in their classrooms.
Detroit Teachers Stage Mass Sickout On Day Of Obama's Visit, Protest Planned At Cobo CenterNearly every public school across the city is closed Wednesday because of excessive teacher absences.
DPS Teachers Panel Discusses Classroom Conditions, 'Sickouts' And Solutions [AUDIO]Detroit educators say they are frustrated with deplorable school building conditions and other matters.
'Sickouts' Get The Attention Of State Superintendent, Talks Pending With DPS Emergency ManagerState Superintendent Brian Whiston says he understands the teachers frustration.