Celebrating the spirit and resilience of Detroit’s students, parents and educators.

Is the Left Going To Be As Bad As the Right on Education Reform? Know What Racism Is Before You Make Comparisons!!

I understand the Trump presidency has heightened the levels of disrespect for your fellow man as he inflames and energizes the hate and discontent that has been festering in this county. He has become their outlet, no matter how toxic it is to what we call, “American.” People of color and poverty have been totally disrespected as American citizens in…

Dear Randi and NAACP, You Don’t Want To Come For Our Choice!

I’ve got a message for Randi Weingarten and Rev. Al Sharpton and others who play politics instead of creating more and better opportunities for Black children. Racism is a lack of access to good choice! Charter schools aren’t the issue, racism is! When you have leaders who only come to the table for high profile issues, then what you have…

Super Parents Don’t Exist, We Are Just Parents!

I am a parent; there are no superheros here, just parents. I don no magic red cape or golden-threaded lasso but I will amaze you with the power of my voice. If you listen very clearly I will tell you stories of children who were: First called dumb by a kindergarten teacher. Introduced to insecurity by a second-grade teacher. Used…

New Charter Opens Where Old Charter Closed 33 Days Ago

June 16th was the last day of school for families at STARR Academy in this very same building. Now Distinctive Schools hopes to fill the building with kindergarten to 3rd grade students before the 2017-18 classes begin.   In Chicago EINPresswires latest updates said “Distinctive Schools has a track record in providing high-quality education that accelerates achievement, performance, and college-preparedness of…

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