Category: School Closures

Taylor Academy Leaves Parents, Students and Educators in the Dark

My friend and colleague, Bernita Bradley blogged about a major concern this week. She spoke about the unexpected closing of Taylor Academy in Southfield, Michigan this week. She did a very good job describing the pain and the shock of the parents, kids and educators who had no idea this was coming. This was totally disrespectful and sad for families…

Detroit School Closure Updates

Detroit Free Press: Mich. makes offers to prevent school closures http://on.freep.com/2lnrdQS Michigan Superintendent Brian Whiston has an enticing deal that could help prevent 38 schools from being closed by the state.Whiston sent letters to superintendents of eight school districts this week, all of which have schools on the state’s potential closure list. His offer: Enter into an agreement with the…