News Tag: Detroit
Friday, March 13, 2015
Wednesday, January 07, 2015
In a story in The Detroit News on questions surrounding the future leadership of Detroit Public Schools, Percy Bates is quoted: “For many years, school districts have operated with a leader who is usually the superintendent and a local school board. I see no reason why Detroit should be any different than many other school districts within the state,” he said.
Tuesday, November 04, 2014
Wednesday, July 24, 2013
Wednesday, May 29, 2013
Friday, June 29, 2012
"I'm not sure the (new) business model is particularly that good," Mirel said. "Competition has not been good for traditional Detroit public schools."
Friday, May 25, 2012
We’re partnering with Detroit Public Schools and Detroit arts organizations at the Detroit School of Arts
Tuesday, May 22, 2012
We're partnering with Detroit Public Schools and arts organizations to transform the Detroit School of Arts
Elizabeth Moje said "We are committed to developing young people’s capacities as learners, as artists, and as community leaders, and identifying and tapping resources from multiple state and national arts and academic groups for the benefit of student learning."
Wednesday, October 19, 2011
He said that research shows that the larger the class, the harder it is for students to get access to the teacher and the harder it is for the teacher to manage the class. Also that the consequences of large classes are greater for disadvantaged students.
Thursday, September 29, 2011
Master's student Alicia Lane, a mid-career engineer becoming a teacher, profiled in the Detroit Free Press
Lane is one of an increasing number of career-changers becoming certified teachers by nontraditional routes, in this case our W.K. Kellogg Foundation’s Woodrow Wilson Michigan Teaching Fellowship program.
Thursday, July 21, 2011
Many of the 40+ future STEM teachers met for an orientation and tour of Detroit schools. Dershimer suggested that they observe the classes and take note of what does--and doesn't--work.
Friday, May 20, 2011
Tuesday, May 17, 2011
She says "for kids living in poverty and facing challenges, really good teaching can make an amazing difference."
Monday, February 14, 2011
Robert Bobb's appointment as emergency financial manager of Detroit Public Schools ends in June. Deborah Loewenberg Ball is a member of a 25-person panel that is conducting a nationwide search for Bobb's successor, according to an article posted on the Click on Detroit website on February 14, 2011.
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