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(MPRN-Lansing) The state Senate could vote this week on a Detroit Public Schools bailout plan, even though it’s a departure from the hard-fought bipartisan compromise already adopted by the chamber. 

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(MPRN-Lansing) Governor Rick Snyder’s administration is considering its next move after a judge blocked a state takeover of four academically struggling elementary schools in the East Detroit district. 

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Goodwill Industries CEO John Dillworth says “If you keep doing the same thing, you’re going to get the same result.” 


A Western Michigan University researcher is the co-author of a new study that calls for slowing the growth of online schools. 


(MPRN-Lansing) The state-appointed emergency manager of Detroit Public Schools says bankruptcy is not a realistic option if the district runs out of money in seven weeks.