Detroit Schools, Teachers Reach Settlement In Pay Cut LawsuitA settlement has reportedly been reached in a lawsuit filed by Detroit teachers against the school district's Emergency Manager.
DPS Details School Closings, Consolidations“This is a critically important time in the history of Detroit Public Schools and for our city," said Detroit Public Schools Emergency Manager Roy Roberts.
DPS To Announce 7 School ClosuresStudents from seven Detroit public schools set to close this summer will attend four new buildings slated to open in the fall.
Detroit Schools In New Education System To Be Named SoonOfficials plan to announce next week which Detroit schools will move to a new statewide educational system, come under management of charter operators or close.
Mich. Supreme Court To Hear Detroit Schools CaseThe Michigan Supreme Court plans to hear a case over whether the state-appointed emergency manager for the Detroit Public Schools should be removed from office.
DPS: Detroit Students Doing Better In Reading, MathDPS Emergency Manager Roy Roberts says National Assessment of Educational Progress scores released on Wednesday show Detroit is headed in the right direction.
Detroit Public Schools Reports Progress On Fixing FinancesIt's some news of improvement for the Detroit Public Schools as the district has managed to reduce its financial deficit.
Metro Detroit Leaders Show Students 'Recipes For Success'Sponsored by the Detroit Housing Commission, "100 Leaders Who Cook: Nourishing Our Future" will provide students with an opportunity to interact with Metro Detroit leaders - while being served a tasty dish.
EFM Roberts Encouraged By Student Head Count, Reducing DebtA debt refinancing plan is expected to help the Detroit Public School district to eliminate $200 million of its debt; improving cash flow, says Emergency Manager Roy Roberts.
State Rejects Lawsuit Against DPS Emergency ManagerA lawsuit seeking the removal of the head of the Detroit Public Schools has been rejected.
DPS Unions Seek Injunction On Contract ChangesA hearing by a federal judge Thursday will affect the paychecks of thousands of Detroit Public School employees, as three unions representing DPS employees seek an injunction to stop a ten percent pay cut and increases in health premiums.
11 Charged With Theft From Detroit Public SchoolsDetroit Public School employees are among those charged with stealing expensive equipment and supplies from classrooms.
'Michigan Matters' Dave Bing, Roy Roberts
U.S. Education Secretary's Bus Tour Rolls Into DetroitDetroit is on U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan's roll call Thursday.
DPS First Day Attendance Falls 20,000 Students Short Of GoalThe Detroit Public Schools says more students showed up this year than last for the first day of school, but the number still isn't where it should be.