Education

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How to Homeschool in Michigan

Thinking about homeschooling your kids in metro Detroit? Find out how to homeschool in Michigan and the state's homeschooling requirements.
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2020 Best School Districts in Michigan According to Niche

The data-crunching website has released its list that ranks the best school districts in Michigan for the 2020 school year. Did your community make the cut?
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Registering Your Child for Kindergarten in 2020

Get everything you need to know about enrolling your child in a Macomb County kindergarten. Plus, links to local schools' back-to-school plans in 2020.
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Things to Add to Your Back-to-School Shopping List in 2020

If you're choosing in-person classes for your child this year, make sure you send them back prepared with these must-have items for back-to-school 2020.
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The Ultimate Online School Supply List for Kids

Starting school online this year but not sure what your child will need to be successful? Check out handy online school supply list and don't miss a thing.

These Schools and School Districts Are Excelling at Innovation

Learn how Metro Parent's advertising partners can help your student achieve success through innovative teaching methods and unique learning environments.

An All-Star School Lineup

Why does it make sense to choose a school with a proven track record of success? Because your student's education is worth it.
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College Supply List for Commuting Students

Students commuting to college don't live on campus, but they still need a back-to-school college supply list. Find suggestions from pros on what you need to keep up with college demands.
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When to Start Kindergarten: The Pros and Cons of Early and Late Entry

What's the right time for your young child to start school? Metro Detroit early childhood experts weigh in on when to start kindergarten.

First Day of School Photo Gallery for Southeast Michigan Kids

No matter what school looks like in 2020-21, we all want success for our kids! Metro Parent and WCCCD are teaming up to celebrate kids with our back-to-school photo gallery.
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A Parent’s Guide to School Online

Keeping your child home this fall? Prepare for the school year and help your child get the most out of digital learning with this guide to online school.

Making New Friends Boosts Kindergarten Confidence

For young girls, a kindergarten readiness program builds classroom know-how. Learn how Girl Scouts of Southeastern Michigan helps boost that confidence.