The far right wing is now moving quickly: Michigan Orders Detroit Public Schools to Cuts Costs, Close Schools by 2013, increase class size of high schools to 60

A picture of a Detroit school computer lab with relatively modern hardware. Thieves have removed any precious metals from the CPUs and monitors, rendering them worthless Michigan state education officials have ordered the emergency financial manager for Detroit Public Schools, Robert Bobb,  to immediately implement a plan that balances the district’s books by closing half […]

Detroit: DFT picket tomorrow

Picture of a Detroit School   DFT members:  This week we finally end the long DFT retreat, and start to move forward in the fight to defend public education.     1.  The DFT is calling its members and all supporters of public education to rally and picket State Rep Fred Durhal’s office,  at 4 pm this Monday, November 22.  The […]