Education

  • 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.

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  • American Black Journal Community Conversation

    Stephen Henderson was joined by a diverse group of panelists for an in-depth discussion in South West Detroit.

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  • Detroit Today…Tonight: How’s Detroit Doing with Education? [VIDEO, COMMUNITY MEETING]

    Detroit Superintendent Alycia Meriweather and Michigan Senate Education Chair Phil Pavlov was in studio with a live audience of…

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  • Hamtramck’s ‘Safe Haven’ Schools

    Hamtramck’s ‘Safe Haven’ Schools

    Hamtramck is a small city surrounded on all sides by Detroit. Long known as the region’s largest Polish enclave,…

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  • Detroit board may sue state to keep schools open

    The Detroit school board has threatened to sue to prevent the state from closing schools in the city that…

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  • Saige Jones will be attending Detroit Prep for Kindergarten this year.

    AUDIO: How Detroit Parents Pick Schools

    WDET Are families finding education options that will keep them in the city?   For Detroit parents, the decision making...

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  • MiWeek Roadshow on Education

    Video: MiWeek Roadshow: Education and Our Schools

      MiWeek’s team went on the road on Thursday, September 22nd to Cass Technical High School for MiWeek Roadshow: Education and...

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  • African-centered schools in Detroit

    WDET Earlier this year some Detroit children headed to a makeshift school when their parents were fed up with...

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  • Impact of School Choice in Michigan

    WDET Metro Detroit students are attending increasingly segregated schools and districts, and Michigan’s School Choice law has allowed the...

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  • Education

    How Education Was an Issue in 1967…and Remains One Today

    WDET Education and issues surrounding it. The history of desegregation (and busing) in southeast Michigan. What lawmakers are (not)...

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