Meet Preston, February CoverKid
Brilliant! This 7-year-old Walled Lake kid channeled Einstein for our education cover.
Are Michigan's Gifted Education Policies Subpar?
Learn why the state's association for gifted kids isn't making the grade – and what can be done.
Insider Tips for the College-Bound
Get the 411 from southeast Michigan counselors and college admissions counselors.
In the Know
Bulletproof: Reevaluating School Security after Sandy Hook
Local schools are taking a hard look after the Newton, Conn. elementary school massacre
Mastering College Applications
How southeast Michigan families can give their kids an edge as competition grows steeper
Educating Einstein: Gifted Education
Tips and advice to help you get the best possible schooling for your academically bright child
The Karate Principal: Vondra Glass
The leader of Detroit Premier Academy is helping kids get fit and confident with his afterschool martial arts program
Mom-and-pop shops and big corporations alike are stepping into education; here's why it's a win-win for kids and companies
Good Parents Let Their Kids Fail
Learn the high cost of interceding too much – and meet 11 "flops" who wound up famous
Bits & Briefs
Create this bouncy valentine box craft for your little loves
Making the first dentist's visit a gentler experience for young children
Talking about sex doesn't have to be a vague, awkward tangle
Tweens & Teens
How the new Kelsey's Law impacts your young teen driver on the road
These heart-themed products, from toys to decor, are sure to woo your kids
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