… this is about the only job I’d consider!
Detroit News job posting:
Education Reporter: Candidates should have beat coverage experience and show an ability to cover the multitude of issues facing the Detroit Public School system and the city’s board of education. Coverage areas will include public and private school finances, budget, teacher and labor unions, and other issues related to classroom instruction. Candidates should be proficient at producing short- and long-form stories while identifying trends and spot news coverage opportunities. A knowledge of database and CAR reporting skills welcome. Interested candidates should contact Walter Middlebrook, ext. (313) 222-2429.