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A Look Back At Roy Roberts's Tenure At DPS

The Huffington Post | David Sands | Posted 01.18.2012 | Detroit

Roy Roberts, the emergency manager for Detroit Public Schools, says if asked he would stay in his job after his one-year term ends in May. "In all...

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Michigan Charter And Cyber School Bills Lack Quality Controls | Joy Resmovits | Posted 11.21.2011 | Detroit

Among the bundle of Republican education bills snaking its way through Lansing is a pair of measures that, at first glance, appears to capitalize on n...

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More Charters And School Closures To Come In Detroit, Roy Roberts Says | Joy Resmovits | Posted 11.28.2011 | Education

NEW YORK -- Roy Roberts, a former GM executive, says his first few months on the job as emergency manager of Detroit's public schools have been "like ...

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Education Secretary 'Optimistic' About Detroit's Schools | Joy Resmovits | Posted 11.08.2011 | Education

DETROIT -- U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan gave the Motor City a homework assignment Thursday. "Can Detroit become the fastest-improving ur...