The parents of a Michigan elementary school student who was videotaped while stuck in a classroom chair “have no recourse” but to sue, says their attorney.
The comments come after another teacher was fired after trying to break up a fight a student fight by using a broom.
An elementary school teacher is on paid leave from her school in Goodrich, Michigan over an incident involving a 10-year-old student.
The ACLU of Michigan filed a complaint with the state school system.
There is no direct deposit this week for teachers and other employees in the Flint school district.
Detroit Public Schools is hosting a teacher career fair to help fill nearly 100 new teaching positions.
The Michigan Legislature has given the final go-ahead to resume spending money to implement more rigorous and uniform national education standards.
The Common Core standards adopted by 45 states demand critical thinking and problem solving that backers say will give students an education that’s competitive with other countries.
Michigan has moved a step closer toward implementing more rigorous education standards that supporters say will improve classroom teaching and better prepare students for college.
More and more Detroit teachers are seemingly becoming “sugar babies” — seeking financial assistance from wealthy men online.