(This story originally appeared on Michigan Radio on Sept. 6, 2013.)
What if something other than jobs could rebuild Detroit?
What if the purpose of education was to help children reach their highest human potential?
What if we had a conversation about the meaning of service to our community?
These are just a few of the many questions being raised at a new charter school in Detroit. It’s called the James and Grace Lee Boggs School. They opened their doors this week.