Education Achievement Authority

State Capitol - file photo
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(MPRN-Lansing) Legislative hearings are underway on a plan to keep Detroit Public Schools from going broke. 

EAA has defended money for travel saying it's necessary for teacher training

Two Battle Creek buildings on the state's Priority Schools list for poor student achievement

EAA bill will now go back to the Senate

The achievement authority, founded three years ago, oversees failing schools in the state that don’t seem to be improving.