Monthly Archives: April 2015

“Our Schools, Our Voice” – Watch a video about how schools open and close in Detroit by 482 Forward and Detroit Future Schools


In Detroit over 283 public schools have been closed since 2000, causing ongoing instability and chaos in the schooling landscape of the city. Much of this is due to the process behind opening and closing schools in the city. There are 12 “authorizers” or different bodies who have the sole authority to open or close

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