DPS FOUNDATION NURTURES BUDDING ACADEMIC TALENT

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“Our mindset must be that young people are ready for the next phase of learning, no matter where that learning takes place. Students are not career ready after high school. Further study is anticipated. Additionally, we must recognize that effective school leadership is key to innovation and continuous improvement.” To read more in our April Newsletter click here (PDF)  

ALL HANDS ON LEARNING WITH DPS FOUNDATION

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One of the DPS Foundation’s STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) funding priorities, The Future City Competition challenges students work together in teams to imagine, design and build scale model of a city of the future with recycled materials, promoting technological literacy and engineering with a hands-on, real-world application of math, science and engineering for sixth, seventh and eighth grade … Read More

MAKING SPIRITS BRIGHT WITH THE DPS FOUNDATION

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Before the Four Tops show at the Motor City Sound Board Theater on Dec. 13th, musician and Motown enthusiast Drew Schultz and Motown musical legends provided a generous donation to The Detroit Public Schools Foundation. Resulting from sales of their collaborative album “Back to Class,” the funds are dedicated to music programs for Detroit students. To read more in our year-end newsletter … Read More