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Governor Signs Detroit Public School Reforms

Jun 24, 2016

On Tuesday, Governor Rick Snyder signed into law a recently passed package of legislation making reforms to the Detroit Public Schools.  Additionally, the newly signed law includes $467 million to help pay off long-standing debt and $150 million to improve facilities and invest in student achievement.  The reforms will end the emergency management of the district and will return control to an elected school board in January 2017.

For more details on the reforms within the package, please click here to read our previous blog post from when the legislature passed the reforms in early June.

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