A group of about 35 teachers, parents and community activists gathered at the Fisher Building Monday afternoon to present Detroit Public Schools Transition Manager Judge Steven Rhodes with “The Public Schools All Detroit Children Deserve,” a platform document that outlines a community-driven vision for public education. You can read the community platform here in English, or Spanish.
Detroit teachers stand together and call on the community to join them in fighting for the future of Detroit kids.
Donny Gardner is a special education teacher in Detroit Public Schools. His classroom is under pressure due to large class sizes and underfunding. It's time to give him the support he needs to ensure his students get the best education.
Mitzi Davis has been a teacher in Detroit Public Schools for 17 years. Despite taking pay cut after pay cut, she is willing to use her own savings to ensure her students don’t slip through the cracks. Our students and educators deserve more.