Education

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Teaching Among the Trees

The Roeper School explores the many benefits of daily outdoor education.
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Building Trust: The Key to Aim High Students’ Success

Relationships and trust between students and teachers are the foundation for successful experiences at Aim High School. Head of School Mike Earls shares how this is achieved.
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Helping Kids Set (and Keep) New Year’s Resolutions

Do your kids have trouble keeping the resolutions they set each year? A Macomb County expert offers tips on helping them make the changes they want in 2021.
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What to Do When Your Child is Failing School: High School Advice

School is tough for many kids, but what do you do when tough becomes too much? Local teachers offer tips on what to do when your child is failing school.
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Supporting Kids’ Mental Health During Online School

Virtual school away from friends can be tough on kids' mental health. Here are some expert tips on supporting kids' mental health while they learn online during the pandemic.
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Detroit School gets J Dilla Music Grant

The Save the Music Foundation's J Dilla music grant will provide the school with production equipment, musical instruments and more.
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At-Home Picture Day Ideas

Did your child miss out on school picture day this year? Take a photo to remember with these fun at-home picture day ideas.
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An Overwhelmed Parent’s Guide to ‘Homeschooling’

Michigan’s schools are closing down again, and many districts expect students to keep learning from home. Here's a practical guide to homeschooling your kids.
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How to Care for Your College Student During the Pandemic

It's tough figuring out how to best care for your college student during the pandemic, but with these tips, parents can help them deal with the added stress.
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#MacombReads Inspires Macomb County Kids to Get Reading

#MacombReads works to promote literacy and instill a love of reading in Macomb County kids. Find out what's happening at the second annual event on Nov. 7, 2020.
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Helping Kids with Learning Disabilities Navigate Online School

Virtual school can be difficult for parents and students, especially when kids need extra support. Here are some tips to help students with learning disabilities tackle online school.
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Helping Kids Pay Attention During Virtual School

Learning in front of a screen presents a new set of challenges for our kids. Here are eight ways you can help them focus and pay attention during virtual school.