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Detroit School Board Files Civil Rights Complaint: State Created Separate, Unequal Education System For Black Kids

DETROIT (WWJ/AP) – Members of the board of Detroit’s public school district say Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder and state-appointed emergency managers have discriminated against black children by creating an education system that is separate and unequal. 214 more words


DPS emergency manager announces restructuring of district central office operations centered on raising student achievement and supporting schools

New, more streamlined structure projected to save $10 million when fully implemented

Detroit Public Schools Emergency Manager Darnell Earley today announced the restructuring of the district’s central office operations, creating a streamlined system that is “laser-focused” on supporting schools to strengthen and improve student achievement. 1,269 more words


Financially Struggling District To Close Only High School In Highland Park

HIGHLAND PARK, Mich. (WWJ/AP)  – Continued slumping enrollment has forced the Detroit enclave of Highland Park to close its only high school, an emergency manager appointed by the state said Thursday. 440 more words


Initiatives Will Transform Struggling District Says DPS Emergency Manager

DETROIT (WWJ) – After slightly more than four-months on the job – Detroit Public Schools’ Emergency Manager Darnell Early is rolling out several new initiatives that he says will transform the struggling district and make it more competitive. 181 more words


Orr leaving AC management team

Kevyn Orr, the former emergency manager of Detroit appoint to help out with Atlantic City’s beleaguered economic situation, will be stepping down from his role as a consultant to Emergency Manager Kevin Lavin at the end of the month, Gov. 76 more words

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Ex-Detroit Emergency Manager Expects To Return To Law Firm

EAST LANSING, MI (AP) – The man who shepherded Detroit through the largest municipal bankruptcy in U.S. history says he expects to rejoin the law firm he left two years ago to take the city’s emergency manager job. 94 more words


Gambling on Atlantic City's Future


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Gambling on Atlantic City’s Future. Ted Molin, a senior credit analyst at Wilmington Trust Co. 1,217 more words