The alarming news last fall set off a frantic rush to solve an urgent problem.
The district has 106 schools of its own — and those schools compete with charters for student and teachers.
The Detroit Prep charter school has been clashing with the district for months…
At a special session this week, the school board approved measurable targets to push that vision forward.
Detroit’s main school district is changing the way students are admitted to Cass Technical High School, Renaissance High School and…
“He can look at a picture and draw it in like five minutes and it will look exactly the same.”
“I hope that they are successful in getting the $6.5 million. It’ll be a shame if they can’t get it,”
What would you like to see for Detroit students next year? We asked nine local leaders what they thought.
Pro-district forces argue that sending more tax dollars to charters means less money for Detroit’s district schools.
The students erupted in cheers, waving their arms and jumping up and down as she presented their trophy.