Category: School Closures

Does MSU Really Want This On Their Campus?

Haven’t we seen enough violence? Does anyone get that this is not just freedom of speech? This fuels the hatred in the hearts of those who desire to kill anyone not lilly white. This is sad, sad that Michigan State University  would even think about allowing such hatred on their campus, after all that has happened in Virginia Their right…

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…

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…