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Flint Public School District Lays Off Teachers, Staff

The public school district in Flint has laid off 12 teachers, three non-teaching staff and five paraprofessionals.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/19/2014

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Detroit Teacher Layoffs ‘Going To Be Very Personal’

DFT President Keith Johnson says a new state law leaves it up the the district which teachers will stay and go.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/12/2012

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DPS Laying Off Teachers During Start Of MEAP Testing

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.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/10/2011

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DPS Holds Public Hearing On Proposed Cuts To District

Teachers and parents are getting their first chance to speak out about a plan for cutbacks in the Detroit Public Schools Monday night.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/27/2011