Special Education

Ex-Special Ed Teacher Pleads In Student Sex CaseA former teacher has pleaded no contest in a sex case involving a special education student at a southwestern Michigan high school.
DPS Unveils New Earth-Friendly School For Special Education StudentsThe Detroit Public Schools is giving a sneak peek at its new earth-friendly school: the Williamson special education building.
Detroit Schools To Pay $425K To Student's FamilyA Detroit federal judge has ordered cash-strapped DPS to pay $425,000 to the family of a special education student who had a seizure and died after being forced to walk unassisted by a school aide.
Plymouth-Canton Schools Sued Over Middle School Sex AssaultA Wayne County school district is being hauled into court over the alleged repeated sexual assault of a 15-year-old girl with Down syndrome.
Eastern Michigan Gets Largest Gift In Its HistoryPhilanthropists William (Bill) and Delores (Dee) Brehm have long had a vision to help children with special needs in new and creative ways. Now they are collaborating with Eastern Michigan University to further that goal by donating $3.2 million to Eastern's College of Education, the largest gift in the University's history.
Teacher Arraigned On Criminal Sexual Conduct ChargeGenesee County authorities have arraigned a Grand Blanc High School special education teacher accused of having sexual relations with one of her students.
Police Say Special Ed Teacher Had Sex With StudentA special education teacher at Grand Blanc High School is charged with having sex with one of her students.