Author archive for Chalkbeat Detroit

  • Here’s Detroit’s slimmed-down testing schedule, which Vitti says is only a first step in reducing pressure

    Nikolai Vitti has proposed a first step in a broad push to rein in runaway testing.

  • This Detroit teacher uses music to expose students to history, politics and power.

    ‘They walk in here and they don’t even know who they are.’

  • Superintendent’s first day, just Tuesday for Detroit first-graders

    Detroit schools have been buzzing these last two weeks with what feels like a fresh start.