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ClickOnDetroit
Detroit school board again rejects state-financed rescue planbe rejected quickly. Under the state-approved plan, DPS would be split in two
Detroit school board again rejects state-financed rescue plan
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 3 hours ago
be rejected quickly. Under the state-approved plan, DPS would be split in two and control would be returned to a newly-elected school board. A commission of state appointees would oversee the district's finances, similarly to how it now reviews... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Detroit school board again rejects loan proposalscollect taxes for the purpose of paying down debt and a new district to educate
Detroit school board again rejects loan proposals
Detroit Free Press / Posted 6 hours ago
collect taxes for the purpose of paying down debt and a new district to educate kids. The bills would restore control to an elected school board and usher in additional financial oversight. The school board will meet again Thursday to vote on its... Read more
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Lee's Summit Journal
Time-lapse camera on site of new schooldevelop the knowledge and skills they need to function as effective educational
Time-lapse camera on site of new school
Lee's Summit Journal / Posted 20 hours ago
develop the knowledge and skills they need to function as effective educational leaders in their communities. All newly elected school board members must complete a basic 16-hour essential training required by state law. Those members achieving... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Dozens make pitch for spot on LR school-advisory panelthat led to the distress classification. The Little Rock district was taken ove
Dozens make pitch for spot on LR school-advisory panel
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
that led to the distress classification. The Little Rock district was taken over by the state Education Board and its elected School Board dismissed in January 2015 because six of its 48 schools were labeled by the state as academically... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
LIVE - Members of Detroit school board discuss rejecting $150M loan from stateDETROIT - Citing the bilking of taxpayers with extremely high interest rate, me
LIVE - Members of Detroit school board discuss rejecting $150M loan from state
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 2 days ago
DETROIT - Citing the bilking of taxpayers with extremely high interest rate, members of Detroit's elected School Board are considering rejecting the $150 million loan from the State of Michigan. They will discuss that decision in a Monday press... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Could CEOs be new fix for failing Michigan schools?for just four of the district's schools and no clearly defined relationship to
Could CEOs be new fix for failing Michigan schools?
Detroit Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
for just four of the district's schools and no clearly defined relationship to the district's superintendent and elected school board, seems designed to complicate, not simplify, the district's struggles. Two intermediate school district... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Language and privilege make Detroit schools debacle worseup its own mess. It’s not the only example. Gov. Rick Snyder crows about the
Language and privilege make Detroit schools debacle worse
Detroit Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
up its own mess. It’s not the only example. Gov. Rick Snyder crows about the legislation’s provision to bring back the elected school board as if it’s a favor. But again, the whole point of state intervention is to be temporary and to provide a... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Public will be able to name Detroit's new school districtmonth, DPS will be split on July 1 into two — an "old co." district and a "new
Public will be able to name Detroit's new school district
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 5 days ago
month, DPS will be split on July 1 into two — an "old co." district and a "new co." district — and authority returned to an elected school board. The new district will educate children. The old district will exist only to collect taxes to pay down... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Public will be able to name Detroit's new school districtmonth, DPS will be split on July 1 into two — an "old co." district and a "new
Public will be able to name Detroit's new school district
Detroit Free Press / Posted 5 days ago
month, DPS will be split on July 1 into two — an "old co." district and a "new co." district — and authority returned to an elected school board. The new district will educate children. The old district will exist only to collect taxes to pay down... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
DPS lays out plan for futureand teach our children,” Interim Superintendent Alycia Meriweather said. Those
DPS lays out plan for future
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 5 days ago
and teach our children,” Interim Superintendent Alycia Meriweather said. Those matters will be up to the entirely newly elected school board. The current board president says they plan to fight with a lawsuit. “I’m expecting the court to throw... Read more
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The Christian Post
School Official Who Attacked Church for Wishing Muslims 'Blessed Ramadan' Apologizes but Won't ResignAn elected school board member in Spring Grove, Pennsylvania, who publicly expr
School Official Who Attacked Church for Wishing Muslims 'Blessed Ramadan' Apologizes but Won't Resign
The Christian Post / Posted 7 days ago
An elected school board member in Spring Grove, Pennsylvania, who publicly expressed outrage over a church's sign wishing Muslims a "blessed Ramadan" will remain in office, despite calls for his resignation. Spring Grove Area School District board... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Chicago Teachers Union rallies downtown for tax hikewhich is headquartered in the building. CTU also promoted other cherished caus
Chicago Teachers Union rallies downtown for tax hike
Chicago Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
which is headquartered in the building. CTU also promoted other cherished causes Wednesday. Demonstrators called for an elected school board outside CPS offices, while another group filled the second floor at City Hall to back activists' demands... Read more
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Arkansas Times
Johnny Key's message to City Board ominoussaid he supported a strong public education system. What he didn't say was what
Johnny Key's message to City Board ominous
Arkansas Times / Posted 7 days ago
said he supported a strong public education system. What he didn't say was what that means? Does it mean a democratically elected school board in Little Rock. Or does it mean a crazy quilt of have- and have-not charter schools — hidden from full... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
CTU to rally this morning at five downtown spotsat five sites, including at CPS headquarters prior to a Chicago Board of Educat
CTU to rally this morning at five downtown spots
Chicago Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
at five sites, including at CPS headquarters prior to a Chicago Board of Education meeting. Demonstrators will call for an elected school board outside CPS offices, while another group is scheduled to converge on City Hall to back activists’... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
34 vie for LR district advisory board seatsfor east Little Rock's Zone 1 seat on the advisory board, is one of those who h
34 vie for LR district advisory board seats
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
for east Little Rock's Zone 1 seat on the advisory board, is one of those who has sued the state. She is a former elected School Board member and a former member of the successor advisory committee that had more than 30 teacher, student... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Re-hire Coach Duckworth to help our programI must say that I have never seen anything like the actions of the Marietta adm
Re-hire Coach Duckworth to help our program
The Marietta Times / Posted 7 days ago
I must say that I have never seen anything like the actions of the Marietta administration and elected school board with regard to Coach Mark Duckworth. I have personally visited our athletic director Rick Guimond, our principal Chad Rinard, and our... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Planning for Detroit Public Schools future under waymonth, DPS will be split into two — an "old co." district and a "new co." distr
Planning for Detroit Public Schools future under way
Detroit Free Press / Posted 7 days ago
month, DPS will be split into two — an "old co." district and a "new co." district — and authority will be returned to an elected school board. The new district will educate children. The old district will exist only to collect taxes to pay down... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
Snyder signs $617 million Detroit schools bailout packageby Gov. Rick Snyder. Snyder signed the legislation Tuesday afternoon, saying c
Snyder signs $617 million Detroit schools bailout package
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 8 days ago
by Gov. Rick Snyder. Snyder signed the legislation Tuesday afternoon, saying control will be returned to a locally elected school board as early as January 2017. This marks a new day for Detroit families, with DPS free from debt and strong... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
ConfusedMy confusion results from thinking that elected school board members are taxpay
Confused
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
My confusion results from thinking that elected school board members are taxpayer representatives, there to vote on ideas presented from the ones who do know about the "serious business of educating our children" and "how to run a school district".... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Schools’ CEO, on guard!one big difference between the former superintendent’s tenure and the situation
Schools’ CEO, on guard!
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 10 days ago
one big difference between the former superintendent’s tenure and the situation that awaits CEO Mohip: The dysfunctional elected school board is no longer in charge. Under the state law that gave birth to the new academic distress commission and... Read more
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Daily Journal
COMMENTARY: Consider running for school boardtraining in school board leadership, negotiations, school law, and other areas.
COMMENTARY: Consider running for school board
Daily Journal / Posted 13 days ago
training in school board leadership, negotiations, school law, and other areas. How long are board member terms? Elected school board positions consist of three-year terms. However, unexpired terms of one or two years may also be on the... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Controversy over DeSoto ISD trustee's call to hire 'white teachers'I was embarrassed,” said former School Board Trustee Vandous Stripling, who was
Controversy over DeSoto ISD trustee's call to hire 'white teachers'
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 14 days ago
I was embarrassed,” said former School Board Trustee Vandous Stripling, who was serving his last meeting as an elected School Board member that evening. “I was embarrassed and very disappointed.” The statement last month came during a... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Bills on schools need Edwards’ signaturewould be entitled. Other “public” charter schools are created in accordance wit
Bills on schools need Edwards’ signature
The Houma Courier / Posted 14 days ago
would be entitled. Other “public” charter schools are created in accordance with a charter issued by either a locally elected school board or the elected state board of education. The legislation repeals “local charter authorizers” and leaves... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Bills on schools need Edwards’ signaturewould be entitled. Other “public” charter schools are created in accordance wit
Bills on schools need Edwards’ signature
The Daily Comet / Posted 14 days ago
would be entitled. Other “public” charter schools are created in accordance with a charter issued by either a locally elected school board or the elected state board of education. The legislation repeals “local charter authorizers” and leaves... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Questions loom over Edgewood, South San board electionswill not resolve all the issues in some of these troubled school districts, but
Questions loom over Edgewood, South San board elections
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 15 days ago
will not resolve all the issues in some of these troubled school districts, but if it can reduce the number of elected school board members and eliminate one highly compensated superintendent post, it is a step in the right... Read more
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The Advocate
Education bills need Edwards’ signatureAs executive director of the Louisiana School Boards Association, on behalf of
Education bills need Edwards’ signature
The Advocate / Posted 17 days ago
As executive director of the Louisiana School Boards Association, on behalf of the 69 locally elected school boards in the state, we urge Gov. John Bel Edwards to sign into law a series of bills that were passed by the Legislature during the regular... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Lansing's schools plan imperils Detroit's resurrectionown schools, they're talking about the sort of corporate authority that voters
Lansing's schools plan imperils Detroit's resurrection
Detroit Free Press / Posted 17 days ago
own schools, they're talking about the sort of corporate authority that voters in most school districts exercise through an elected school board. But in Detroit, most of that corporate control is in the hands of charter operators who don't answer... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
An era of pure partisanshipHills DPS should be grateful for bailout As Gov. Rick Snyder recently remarke
An era of pure partisanship
Detroit Free Press / Posted 18 days ago
Hills DPS should be grateful for bailout As Gov. Rick Snyder recently remarked, the House bills provide an elected school board for Detroit just as any other state school district. DPS should consider itself fortunate to be bailed... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Latest: Snyder hopes to sign Detroit schools plan next weekteacher sick-out protests. Under the legislation, the district would be split
Latest: Snyder hopes to sign Detroit schools plan next week
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 20 days ago
teacher sick-out protests. Under the legislation, the district would be split in two, and control would be returned to an elected school board. The new debt-free district would educate students. The old district would retire $617 million in debt... Read more
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Reuters
Michigan lawmakers approve Detroit school rescue packagebill package, approved over objections by Democratic lawmakers, creates a new,
Michigan lawmakers approve Detroit school rescue package
Reuters / Posted 20 days ago
bill package, approved over objections by Democratic lawmakers, creates a new, debt-free district governed by an elected school board, while leaving the current district in place solely to levy property taxes to pay off outstanding... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Bailout Nation - Detroit Public Schools Receive $617 Million Government Handoutteacher sick-out protests. Under the bills, the district would be split in two
Bailout Nation - Detroit Public Schools Receive $617 Million Government Handout
Zero Hedge / Posted 20 days ago
teacher sick-out protests. Under the bills, the district would be split in two and control would be returned to an elected school board. A commission of state appointees would oversee the district's finances, similarly to how it now reviews... Read more
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Marshalltown Times-Republican
Michigan Legislature OKs $617M bailout for Detroit schoolsteacher sick-out protests. Under the bills, the district would be split in two
Michigan Legislature OKs $617M bailout for Detroit schools
Marshalltown Times-Republican / Posted 20 days ago
teacher sick-out protests. Under the bills, the district would be split in two and control would be returned to an elected school board. A commission of state appointees would oversee the district's finances, similar to how it now reviews... Read more
86 related stories
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Latest: Snyder says Detroit schools bailout a 'fresh start'teacher sick-out protests. Under the legislation, the district would be split
Latest: Snyder says Detroit schools bailout a 'fresh start'
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 20 days ago
teacher sick-out protests. Under the legislation, the district would be split in two, and control would be returned to an elected school board. The new debt-free district would educate students. The old district would retire $617 million in debt... Read more
86 related stories
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Michigan Legislature OKs $617M bailout for Detroit schoolsteacher sick-out protests. Under the bills, the district would be split in two
Michigan Legislature OKs $617M bailout for Detroit schools
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 20 days ago
teacher sick-out protests. Under the bills, the district would be split in two and control would be returned to an elected school board. A commission of state appointees would oversee the district's finances, similarly to how it now reviews... Read more
86 related stories
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Legislature OKs bailout for Detroit schoolsteacher sick-out protests. Under the legislation, the district would be split
Legislature OKs bailout for Detroit schools
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 20 days ago
teacher sick-out protests. Under the legislation, the district would be split in two, and control would be returned to an elected school board. The new debt-free district would educate students. The old district would retire $617 million in debt... Read more
86 related stories
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Michigan Legislature OKs $617M bailout for Detroit schoolsteacher sick-out protests. Under the bills, the district would be split in two
Michigan Legislature OKs $617M bailout for Detroit schools
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 20 days ago
teacher sick-out protests. Under the bills, the district would be split in two and control would be returned to an elected school board. A commission of state appointees would oversee the district's finances, similar to how it now reviews... Read more
86 related stories
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Michigan Legislature OKs $617M bailout for Detroit schoolsteacher sick-out protests. Under the bills, the district would be split in two
Michigan Legislature OKs $617M bailout for Detroit schools
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 20 days ago
teacher sick-out protests. Under the bills, the district would be split in two and control would be returned to an elected school board. A commission of state appointees would oversee the district's finances, similar to how it now reviews... Read more
86 related stories
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Naples Daily News
Michigan Legislature OKs $617M bailout for Detroit schoolsteacher sick-out protests. Under the bills, the district would be split in two
Michigan Legislature OKs $617M bailout for Detroit schools
Naples Daily News / Posted 20 days ago
teacher sick-out protests. Under the bills, the district would be split in two and control would be returned to an elected school board. A commission of state appointees would oversee the district's finances, similar to how it now reviews... Read more
86 related stories
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Latest: Snyder says Detroit schools bailout a 'fresh start'teacher sick-out protests. Under the legislation, the district would be split
Latest: Snyder says Detroit schools bailout a 'fresh start'
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 20 days ago
teacher sick-out protests. Under the legislation, the district would be split in two, and control would be returned to an elected school board. The new debt-free district would educate students. The old district would retire $617 million in debt... Read more
86 related stories
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The Toledo Blade
Michigan Legislature OKs $617M bailout for Detroit schoolsteacher sick-out protests. Under the bills, the district would be split in two
Michigan Legislature OKs $617M bailout for Detroit schools
The Toledo Blade / Posted 20 days ago
teacher sick-out protests. Under the bills, the district would be split in two and control would be returned to an elected school board. A commission of state appointees would oversee the district’s finances, similar to how it now reviews... Read more
86 related stories
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Daily Herald
Michigan Legislature OKs $617M bailout for Detroit schoolsteacher sick-out protests. Under the bills, the district would be split in two
Michigan Legislature OKs $617M bailout for Detroit schools
Daily Herald / Posted 20 days ago
teacher sick-out protests. Under the bills, the district would be split in two and control would be returned to an elected school board. A commission of state appointees would oversee the district's finances, similar to how it now reviews... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Michigan Legislature OKs $617 million for ailing Detroit schoolsteacher sick-out protests. Under the bills, the district would be split in two
Michigan Legislature OKs $617 million for ailing Detroit schools
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 20 days ago
teacher sick-out protests. Under the bills, the district would be split in two and control would be returned to an elected school board. A commission of state appointees would oversee the district's finances, similarly to how it now reviews... Read more
86 related stories
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ABC News
Michigan Legislature OKs $617M Bailout for Detroit Schoolsteacher sick-out protests. Under the bills, the district would be split in two
Michigan Legislature OKs $617M Bailout for Detroit Schools
ABC News / Posted 20 days ago
teacher sick-out protests. Under the bills, the district would be split in two and control would be returned to an elected school board. A commission of state appointees would oversee the district's finances, similarly to how it now reviews... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Michigan Legislature OKs $617M bailout for Detroit schoolsteacher sick-out protests. Under the bills, the district would be split in two
Michigan Legislature OKs $617M bailout for Detroit schools
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 20 days ago
teacher sick-out protests. Under the bills, the district would be split in two and control would be returned to an elected school board. A commission of state appointees would oversee the district's finances, similarly to how it now reviews... Read more
86 related stories
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Michigan Legislature OKs $617M bailout for Detroit schoolsteacher sick-out protests. Under the bills, the district would be split in two
Michigan Legislature OKs $617M bailout for Detroit schools
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 20 days ago
teacher sick-out protests. Under the bills, the district would be split in two and control would be returned to an elected school board. A commission of state appointees would oversee the district's finances, similarly to how it now reviews... Read more
86 related stories
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KHQ Spokane
Michigan Legislature OKs $617M bailout for Detroit schoolsteacher sick-out protests. Under the bills, the district would be split in two
Michigan Legislature OKs $617M bailout for Detroit schools
KHQ Spokane / Posted 20 days ago
teacher sick-out protests. Under the bills, the district would be split in two and control would be returned to an elected school board. A commission of state appointees would oversee the district's finances, similarly to how it now reviews... Read more
86 related stories
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Michigan Legislature OKs $617M bailout for Detroit schoolsteacher sick-out protests. Under the bills, the district would be split in two
Michigan Legislature OKs $617M bailout for Detroit schools
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 20 days ago
teacher sick-out protests. Under the bills, the district would be split in two and control would be returned to an elected school board. A commission of state appointees would oversee the district's finances, similarly to how it now reviews... Read more
86 related stories
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Michigan Legislature OKs $617M bailout for Detroit schoolsteacher sick-out protests. Under the bills, the district would be split in two
Michigan Legislature OKs $617M bailout for Detroit schools
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 20 days ago
teacher sick-out protests. Under the bills, the district would be split in two and control would be returned to an elected school board. A commission of state appointees would oversee the district's finances, similarly to how it now reviews... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Michigan Legislature OKs $617M bailout for Detroit schoolsteacher sick-out protests. Under the bills, the district would be split in two
Michigan Legislature OKs $617M bailout for Detroit schools
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 20 days ago
teacher sick-out protests. Under the bills, the district would be split in two and control would be returned to an elected school board. A commission of state appointees would oversee the district's finances, similarly to how it now reviews... Read more
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WTHR Indianapolis
Michigan Legislature OKs $617M bailout for Detroit schoolsteacher sick-out protests. Under the bills, the district would be split in two
Michigan Legislature OKs $617M bailout for Detroit schools
WTHR Indianapolis / Posted 20 days ago
teacher sick-out protests. Under the bills, the district would be split in two and control would be returned to an elected school board. A commission of state appointees would oversee the district's finances, similarly to how it now reviews... Read more
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