Chapter 5

  • 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 about…

  • 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 Our…

  • African-centered schools in Detroit

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

  • 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 dynamic…

  • 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) doing…

  • Profile: Two DPS teachers

    “I am emotionally invested.” Rachael Malerman, 25, began her third year as earth science and zoology teacher at the Detroit…

  • Legacy of teaching: From mother to daughter

    Keri Guten Cohen | Detroit Jewish News Flo Paterni of West Bloomfield may have retired from teaching violin in the…

  • Dedication To education

    Shari S. Cohen | Detroit Jewish News Detroit’s 1967 civil disorder continues to impact the city almost 50 years later.…

  • Dearborn Schools leading the way in accommodating immigrants

    By Ali Harb | The Arab American News DEARBORN — The city has come a long way from the days…

  • AUDIO: Researchers find Detroit Public Schools have struggled from the beginning

    By Lester Graham | Michigan Radio This spring, I was led through an abandoned building in Detroit. “The first time…