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Detroit Charters Far Outperform Traditional Schools

Mackinac’s CAP scores align with rigorous research findings

… surrounding the state of Detroit charter schools and … highlights the benefits of Detroit charters. Ponnuru compared … 2013 CREDO study , Detroit charters “often” perform … garnered not only by Detroit Public Schools buildings … more

School Retirement System Continues to Harm Members

… members. As I wrote in The Detroit News , “The problem … more

Why Trade Schools Matter to Detroit

Detroit Public Schools has emerged … recently confessed to The Detroit News that it will take … academic progress. But Detroit students and families … including those in Detroit, need to redesign themselves. … more

Some Budget Ideas for 2017

… subsidize a museum in Detroit and yet another — worth … a farmer’s market, Detroit museums and Kent County … more

What You Read in 2016: Our Top Stories of the Year

… public university in Detroit proposed dropping the … agencies. 8. Detroit Had More Corruption … more

Little Or No Consequences for Detroit Land Bank Billing Scam

Only one employee transferred with a pay cut

Improprieties at the Detroit Land Bank Authority … demolition of buildings in Detroit, was transferred to … according to the Detroit Free Press . The federal … program. Officials from the Detroit Land Bank Authority … more

Detroit Schools Implosion Stumps Parents – And City Makes It Worse

Media report blames choice for failing traditional schools

… years, enrollment in the Detroit school district has … News. It featured a Detroit mother whose child’s … “School choice gutted Detroit’s Public Schools.” The … It reports that then-Detroit Public Schools Emergency … more

Children Appreciate the Value of Economic Freedom

Why can't politicians?

… possible. During the 2016 Detroit Children's Business … said Taylor. The Detroit Children’s Business … more