Posts tagged with ‘Detroit Schools’

  • Michigan’s ‘band-aid’ for filling teaching jobs is expanding. Here’s what you need to know.

    If the expansion continues, it could change the face of schools across the state, in cities like Detroit most of…

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  • In Betsy DeVos’ home state, a program that steers public dollars to private school students is under fire from the governor

    “This program diverts resources from core instruction that improves student outcomes,” Snyder asserted

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  • Detroit finally has money to hire teachers. Good luck finding them.

    The good news: He has money to hire the teachers. The bad: He hasn’t found enough…

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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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  • Detroiters react with praise — and fury — as district changes how it will decide who gets into Cass Tech and Renaissance

    Detroit’s main school district is changing the way students are admitted to Cass Technical High School, Renaissance High School and…

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  • With no art teacher, students at this Detroit school say their talents go unnurtured

    “He can look at a picture and draw it in like five minutes and it will look exactly the same.”

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  • Five minutes in the hot seat: For Detroit school principals, there’s ‘nowhere to hide’ in new district data chats

    The students erupted in cheers, waving their arms and jumping up and down as she presented their trophy.

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  • A fight for teachers weakens Detroit schools.

    “We needed to make sure we had enough teachers because that’s a huge thing for students when they come back…”

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  • In heated exchange with GOP lawmakers, Detroit schools chief Vitti defends stance on charters, property and grading schools

    “You are intentionally violating the law,” said Rep. Daniella Garcia

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  • Why one woman thinks special education reform can’t happen in isolation

    “How was your day in school?”

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