Posts tagged with ‘DETROIT PUBLIC SCHOOLS COMMUNITY DISTRICT’

  • Promising students in Detroit lack access to high-level AP classes that are common in suburban schools

    Advanced Placement courses — known as APs — offer some of the most challenging curriculum available to high schoolers in…

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  • Detroit Schools drinking water shutoff “a positive ripple effect of the Flint crisis”

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  • Detroit school district, charter schools team up for new education commission, joint bus service

    “We haven’t tried something like this. We’re going to know a whole lot more in six months than we know…

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  • Detroit Superintendent Vitti: Schools Will Be Stable in Five Years

    How has the first year gone for Vitti and the kids of Detroit’s public schools?

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  • Detroit teachers will finally get paid for their years of experience if agreement holds up with district

    “This is a major step for the district to fully recognize experience,” Superintendent Nikolai Vitti said.

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  • Building issues force combination of two Detroit schools

    Though things have improved, the district continues to be plagued by substandard conditions in some buildings.

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  • The Detroit school district has been using a curriculum that’s ‘an injustice to the children of Detroit’ — but it’s not alone.

    It has been years since Detroit teachers have been given high-quality instructional materials.

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  • The future of 4,000 students is in limbo as Detroit district delays vote on charter schools

    The district has 106 schools of its own — and those schools compete with charters for student and teachers.

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  • A new law, signed Friday by Gov. Snyder, prompts Detroit district to back out of property dispute with charter school

    The Detroit Prep charter school has been clashing with the district for months…

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  • Vitti has promised ambitious goals for the Detroit district. Here are the numbers he and the board agreed to shoot for.

    At a special session this week, the school board approved measurable targets to push that vision forward.

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