detroit public schools

A Retired Auto Exec at the Helm of Detroit’s Schools

Roy Roberts is proud of his record with Detroit's schools.
06/18/2013

In Detroit, a Charter School Reflects Promise — and Challenges

Detroit charter schools are increasing enrollment.
06/03/2013

Detroit’s School Chief Decides Not to Resign — Yet

Roberts is considered an African-American corporate pioneer.
05/16/2013

Detroit’s Public School Emergency Manager to Step Down

Roy S. Roberts will leave his position on May 16.
05/03/2013

Commentary: The Squandered Promise of Kwame Kilpatrick

Detroit deserved more from Kilpatrick.
03/11/2013

The Public Education Woes of Detroit

Official leaves top post at the city's school system.
02/07/2013

Detroit: A City of Harsh Challenges – and Glimmers of Hope

Despite its problems, Detroit is looking for solutions.
02/01/2013

Detroit Public Schools to Self-Govern for Upcoming Year

Ten schools will control hiring, curriculum and budget.
04/05/2012