Education

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Gifts to Show Appreciation to Teachers When Virtual Classes End

Teachers have stepped up to continues lessons online. Show them some love when the pandemic is over with these gifts to show appreciation to teachers.

Kindergarten Readiness and Enrollment in Macomb County

An expert from the Macomb Intermediate School District discusses kindergarten readiness and how kindergarten roundup events help prep students and parents.

Roseville Community Schools Focuses on Technology Upgrades

With schools closed for the remainder of the year, the district is working hard to implement a number of technology updates in time for 2020-21. From academics to security, here's what's in the works.

MISD Offers Daycare for Children of First Responders

The Macomb Intermediate School District is offering emergency child care for children birth to age 12 whose parents are frontline workers in Macomb County during the COVID-19 pandemic. Read on for more information about this service.

Bloomfield Hills Schools’ Summer Camps Offer Continued Learning

From arts and crafts to animals on the farm, kids as young as age 3 can experience all the fun and enrichment opportunities that summer camp has to offer.

A Commitment to Special Education

Educators at Roseville Community Schools are dedicated to preparing differently abled students for their futures.

Mr. E in the D Teaches Kids at Home With TV Show and Mixtapes

Emmanuel Smith, a Detroit teacher and dad of four, is helping educate kids at home with Mr. E in the D TV show and mixtapes about math and reading.
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Where Kids Can Pick Up Free School Meals During COVID-19

Many kids depend on their schools to get nutritious meals. COVID-19 means many schools in Michigan are closed through April 13, but some schools are offering free meals to kids during this time.
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An Overwhelmed Parent’s Guide to ‘Homeschooling’

Michigan’s schools may be closed for weeks, but many districts expect students to keep learning from home. Here's a practical guide to homeschooling your kids.
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10 Ways I’m Teaching My Kids at Home

Like many parents in metro Detroit, I'm teaching my kids home since coronavirus shut down our K-12 schools. Here's what I'm quickly learning on the fly.
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10 Tips for Digital At-Home Learning During COVID-19

Nonprofit Children and Screens has advice on how to navigate the new realities of digital at-home learning for their kids during the coronavirus crisis.

Macomb Intermediate School District’s Must-Read Books for Kids

Reading helps develop language and comprehension skills, but it also immerses children into different worlds and teaches them new perspectives. Here, the MISD offers some top book suggestions for kids.