Detroit Public Schools: Who's Failing?
Against The Current vol. 154

Kampfer, Nina
http://www.solidarity-us.org/node/3354

Publisher:  Against The Current
Date Written:  01/09/2011
Year Published:  2011  
Resource Type:  Article
Cx Number:  CX13811

It's no scret that the Detroit Public Schools have been in a state of chaos for some time. When former Democratic governor Jennifer Granholm appointed Robert Bobb as Emergency Financial Manager in 2009, many hoped that he would make positive changes. The district was carrying a $219 million deficit, not to mention some of the country’s lowest graduation rates and standardized test scores.

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