This week Detroit Public School Community District Superintendent Nikolai Vitti updates progress on moving to on online platform for the rest of the school year and summer school. The district is working to provide tablets and internet services district-wide. Vitti explains the latest.
Stephen talks with the Rev. Horace Sheffield III, the head of DABO (Detroit Association of Black Organizations), about his personal battle with COVID-19 and the impact of the virus on Detroiters. Plus, economics professor Charles Ballard.
U.S. Senators Debbie Stabenow and Gary Peters answered questions about the federal response to the coronavirus pandemic. From unemployment, healthcare and safety to virus testing, small businesses and what’s next.
Each Thursday at noon, join the COVID313 Community Coalition for Families and Students for a Virtual Townhall focused on supporting parents, students, and families during the Coronavirus outbreak.
Despite adding capacity, food banks throughout Michigan are running out of food, crushed by the hunger created by the pandemic’s economic strain.
One Detroit offers exclusive daily interviews and updates on how the community is responding and how to keep your family safe during the COVID-19 crisis.
Each Thursday at noon, the COVID313 Community Coalition for Families and Students host a virtual townhall focused on supporting parents, students, and families during the Coronavirus outbreak.
Christy, Nolan and Stephen talk about the devastating impact of COVID-19 in Detroit and Michigan, plus Tonya Allen, president & CEO of The Skillman Foundation, talks with Stephen about the educational resources available to families now that Michigan schools have closed for the remainder of the school year.
Stephen has a frank conversation about the connection between race, health and the COVID-19 pandemic. How are health disparities in urban cities like Detroit, New Orleans and Chicago contributing to the spread of the coronavirus? Plus, we’ll meet up with master storyteller and Detroit native Shannon Cason, famous for his Homemade Stories Podcast.