1842 : the Michigan Legislature Calls for Public School System in Detroit

When:
February 18, 2021 all-day
2021-02-18T00:00:00-05:00
2021-02-19T00:00:00-05:00

On February 18, 1842, the Michigan legislature approved the organization of a public school system in Detroit. Today they are still debating how to finance it!

Source : Historical Society of Michigan.