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Detroit Public Schools, Why This Parent Returned

Allen has a 3.8 GPA and his twin sister Allison has a 4.0. They can explain to you from a scientific perspective why they are not identical twins and why she stands almost a foot taller. At any given moment you can find them discussing forensic science or how to build a computer program system. Yeah, it takes a lot…

Detroit Needs Full Time Teachers, Could Subs Be The Answer?

Last year my daughter had a substitute teacher in science class for almost 4 months. The original teacher became ill and the school decided to replace her with the gym teacher. He knew nothing about science. The same teacher became the Spanish sub when that teacher left the school during the third quarter. My daughter shared with me that the…

Dr. Vitti, Students In Detroit Don’t Make Excuses About Poverty

  Dr. Vitti, you were doing well, but this comment is not helpful. Poverty and its associated challenges have never been an excuse. Many have made it past those same obstacles. Own the challenge? What does that even mean in relationship to poverty? This is not a way to win parents back or a way to win back children who…

No Pun Intended Towards You Superintendent Vitti, But This Is A Slap In The Face To Detroiters

Mr. Vitti,  Let me first start by saying we wish you the best since it will benefit our children when you succeed. However the pleas to the newly-elected school board from those who elected them have been totally disregarded and we feel jaded. Alycia Meriweather has and would continue to have served our families well. With that being said, if…

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