The public school district in Flint has laid off 12 teachers, three non-teaching staff and five paraprofessionals.
DFT President Keith Johnson says a new state law leaves it up the the district which teachers will stay and go.
Dozens of Detroit Public Schools teachers are being laid off — and it’s happening during the important start of the crucial MEAP testing period. DFT President Keith Johnson says the layoffs could not come at a worse time.
Teachers and parents are getting their first chance to speak out about a plan for cutbacks in the Detroit Public Schools Monday night.