Family Sues Kalamazoo Foster Facility For Death of Minor, State Pulls Contract

The family of a Black teenager who died while residing at a Kalamazoo juvenile center in May is now suing the...

Oakland County to Staff Schools With Nurses to Prevent COVID-19

A new Oakland County initiative will aim to add on-site nurses for local schools to educate staff and students –...

Appeals Court Won’t Re-Hear Detroit Schools “Right to Literacy” Case

A federal court will not re-hear a case concerning a right to a basic education, it ruled Wednesday, a convoluted conclusion to a...

Detroit Public Schools Charts Path to Summer, Fall Classes

Detroit’s public school system has released a proposed plan for a return to the classroom. The state’s largest school district...

In Times of Crisis, Get Free Mental Health Sessions from Wayne State

The novel coronavirus pandemic – and subsequent stay-at-home orders — have taught Michiganders how to interact in different ways. For many,...

Children’s Cereal Drive Goes Virtual to Help Families During Pandemic

The closure of schools due to COVID-19, mass layoffs and widespread unemployment have led to food insecurity for many families...

Whitmer Settles Detroit Students’ “Right to Read” Suit

Governor Gretchen Whitmer has settled a lawsuit over conditions created in Detroit schools while under state control. "This settlement does not...

No Prom Leaves Students Distraught, And One Designer Making Masks

Courtesy CDK Kreative Kreations Prom season is usually a busy time for Cheryl Kitchen, owner and principal designer at CDK...

Child Poverty is Down in Michigan, But Pandemic Could Worsen Existing Problems For Kids

The novel coronavirus pandemic has disrupted the lives of Michigan families in many ways, and could have long-lasting effects on Michigan's...

InsideOut Literary Arts Returns with a Digital Fest for the City’s Young Poets

InsideOut Literary Arts This year's Louder Than a Bomb Youth Poetry Festival is heading online, as many other events have during...

DJ Mike Huckaby Called Detroit Home. His Music Moved People Around the World.

One of the early pioneers of Detroit's techno and house electronic music scenes has died. DJ, producer and educator Mike Huckaby...

AG Nessel Applauds ‘Right to Read’ Ruling Against State

The Sixth Circuit court of Appeals ruled last week that a lawsuit filed by Detroit Public Schools students in 2016 against...