As part of the third annual “Green Week” in Detroit Public Schools, students and staff throughout the district will be focusing on environmentally-friendly and sustainable activities, including energy and water conservation, recycling, healthy foods, gardening and more.
"Never interrupt someone doing something you said couldn't be done." ~ Amelia Earhart To claim the name of the first-ever female aviator to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean, Amelia Earhart Elementary-Middle School provides a multicultural and historically-rich curriculum to its students and serves as a modern day artifact to its community. Take for example the airplane propeller anchored [Read more…]
This week 21 Detroit Public Schools Principals and teachers, along with 18 academic/curricular leaders, 24 additional educational support leaders and the entire DPS Cabinet are among 83 school district leaders who will participate in a customized two-and-a-half day leadership/organizational development training conducted by international experts from the Stephen M. Ross School of Business at [Read more…]
There's never been a better time for businesses, alumni, community members and everyone concerned with public education to partner with Detroit Public Schools. With a rigorous new five-year academic plan in place and new instructional strategies and a stronger curriculum in every classroom, major worldwide corporations and alumni of local schools are stepping forward to volunteer, contribute and pledge human resources, talent, technology and monetary gifts.