Education

Melissa Benmark / WKAR

(MPRN-Lansing) The state Senate has approved a more-than $700 million plan for a financial bailout of the Detroit school system. 

Kevin Lavery, WKAR

(MPRN-Lansing)  An emergency spending bill to keep Detroit Public Schools open through the school year has cleared the state House.

MPRN

(MPRN-Lansing) The state House is expected to vote Thursday on an emergency spending bill to keep Detroit Public Schools open through the school year. 

The Michigan Public Radio Network

(MPRN-Lansing) The state’s largest school district will likely not be able to make payroll after April 8. That’s what new Detroit Public Schools Emergency Manager Steven Rhodes told state lawmakers at a hearing on Wednesday. 

Melissa Benmark / WKAR

(MPRN-Lansing) Michigan’s top treasury official is warning lawmakers to not let the state’s largest district go bankrupt. 

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