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Yahoo News
The other Mich. crisis: Detroit schools close for teachers' 'sickout' January 20, 2016 10:01 AM US NewsThe other Mich. crisis: Detroit schools clo
The other Mich. crisis: Detroit schools close for teachers' 'sickout'
Yahoo News / Posted 20 days ago
January 20, 2016 10:01 AM US NewsThe other Mich. crisis: Detroit schools close for teachers’ ‘sickout’ Most of Detroit’s public schools closed for the day on Wednesday due to... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Day of reckoning near as Detroit schools pushed to fiscal brinkWhen Roosevelt Bell’s daughter Roshauna left Detroit’s Cooke Elementary for a c
Day of reckoning near as Detroit schools pushed to fiscal brink
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 26 days ago
When Roosevelt Bell’s daughter Roshauna left Detroit’s Cooke Elementary for a charter school, she joined an exodus that sent the district’s finances into free fall. Every student that leaves costs $7,434 in state aid. In the past decade, it’s lost... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Detroit schools debt disaster can’t be ignoredNow DPS has reached a crisis point and the Legislature must do something. If it
Detroit schools debt disaster can’t be ignored
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 26 days ago
Now DPS has reached a crisis point and the Legislature must do something. If it doesn't, the alternative will be more drastic: bankruptcy. It's a strong possibility, unless a preferable legislative fix is ironed out within the next several... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Powerball jackpot would still leave you pinching pennies to afford these thingsA wise man once said that if he had $1 million, he’d buy you a fur coat (but no
Powerball jackpot would still leave you pinching pennies to afford these things
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 29 days ago
A wise man once said that if he had $1 million, he’d buy you a fur coat (but not a real fur coat, which is cruel). What about what he wouldn’t buy you, if he had 657 times as much money? That’s how much you (or Steven Page of the Barenaked Ladies... Read more

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