Fair   48.0F  |  Forecast »

School

Title Issue
Principal Vondra Glass Changes Detroit Kids' Lives with Martial Arts

Principal Vondra Glass Changes Detroit Kids' Lives with Martial Arts

He's helping middle school students at Detroit Premier Academy boost confidence and grades – and tackle bullies, obesity and a rough neighborhood.

February 2013
Gifted Kids and School: The Best Approach to Educating Einstein

Gifted Kids and School: The Best Approach to Educating Einstein

Keeping super-smart children engaged, motivated and accepted can be an incredible challenge. Learn how to help your academically bright child.

February 2013
Preschool Decision: Guide to Picking the Right One for Your Child

Preschool Decision: Guide to Picking the Right One for Your Child

Should you pick a cooperative, childcare-based, church-affiliated, Montessori or school district affiliated program? Get a bit of insight.

January 2013
Bilingual Babies: Teaching Infants and Tots a Second Language

Bilingual Babies: Teaching Infants and Tots a Second Language

Exposure is key to when it comes to helping young kids pick up Spanish, French or another language early. Here are some basic tips for parents.

January 2013
Finding an Awesome School for Your Kids: What to Look For

Finding an Awesome School for Your Kids: What to Look For

The formula for the perfect place is an inexact science. But here are seven ironclad signs – from teachers and culture to the building and parent support.

January 2013
Giving Your Kid an Art Smart Edge in Southeast Michigan

Giving Your Kid an Art Smart Edge in Southeast Michigan

Drawing and trips to the DIA in Detroit are just part of the puzzle. Learn cool ways parents can help children blossom creatively with cameras, paint and tons more.

November 2012
Banned or Challenged Books Kids Should Read

Banned or Challenged Books Kids Should Read

These top picks for children and teens for Banned Books Week – happening Sept. 30-Oct. 6, 2012 – carry lots of lessons in life and imagination.

October 2012
College Planning 101: Tips and Advice for Teens and Parents

College Planning 101: Tips and Advice for Teens and Parents

Which one? What will it cost? When should you start thinking about it? What does your child have to do to stand out? Relax: You're about to be schooled.

September 2012
Freshman Academies for New High School Students in Southeast Michigan

Freshman Academies for New High School Students in Southeast Michigan

Ninth grade is a crucial year to academic success. But it's a tough time for teens, too. Discover what some educators are doing to try to help stop dropout rates.

August 2012
Help Kids Get in a Back to School Mindset

Help Kids Get in a Back to School Mindset

Switching gears from vacation fun to hitting class can be a bummer for children – for some, even stressful. Here are three ways parents can ease them back into a learning routine.

August 2012
Advertisement
Advertisement