Detroit Schools

Detroit's Financial Martial Law Hits School for Teen Moms

by Channing Kennedy on Apr 28, 2011 9:12AM

The city's new emergency financial manager has his eye on the Catherine Ferguson Academy.

Topics: Detroit Schools, Schools & Youth

Detroit Public Schools Fight to Stay Open Amid Public Worker Attacks

by Julianne Hing on Apr 26, 2011 11:12AM

When Robert Bobb proposes shutting down over 40 public schools and handing them over to private entities as a cost-cutting measure, the question is: at what cost?

Topics: Detroit Schools, Schools & Youth

All 5,466 of Detroit Public School Teachers to Receive Layoff Notices

by Julianne Hing on Apr 15, 2011 3:21PM

This is what the recession looks like in a country that's decided to disinvest in public education

Topics: Detroit Schools, Schools & Youth

Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder's Financial Martial Law on Poor Cities

by Rinku Sen on Mar 25, 2011 10:11AM

The state's GOP shows Wisconsin how to truly steal from workers and give to corporate power.

Topics: Movement, Detroit Schools, Economy