Over 20 Detroit schools were closed Monday morning because teachers are absent, a protest that began last week over pay and general turmoil in the district.
Many teachers in Detroit are dissatisfied with their pay and the district’s poor finances. Detroit schools are run by an emergency manager Darnell Earley, who has acknowledged the concerns of teachers but calls the sick days “misguided.”
While supporters of the teachers are saying the government is wrong and the teachers are right to fight for what they want.
Well, on Monday morning, the Morning Heat discussed the continuous teacher sick-outs and whether Detroit teacher sick-outs are doing more harm than good. Watch the full video below: