Fresh from his fifth state of the state address, Governor Rick Snyder announced today new opportunities to address the state’s skilled trades gap.
Gov. Rick Snyder is still interested in passing legislation to increase state intervention in schools with financial troubles.
Schools may have a tough time finding funding for supplies and programs, but two schools in northern Michigan are receiving some helpful grants – thanks to local youth.
Students at Wolverine Community Schools and Mackinaw City Public Schools can look forward to ipads, books and assemblies thanks to the actions of other students.
Members in the Youth Advisory Council, or YAC, chose how they wanted to help other youth in their communities. Continue reading
The Great Lakes Bay Regional Alliance held a STEM conference Thursday to a sold out group at Central Michigan University.
STEM stands for Science Technology Engineering and Math. More than 700 people attended the conference. Continue reading
It’s Veterans’ Day – a day to appreciate and recognize those who have fought for our country – and state officials are using the occasion to inform veterans about benefits that are available to them.
Parents seeking to boost their children’s reading capabilities have a new website to turn to; It’s called Reading Brightstart.
The site gives parents information on how to teach their children to read, starting at birth. Continue reading
People who interact with children and young adults with special needs are being invited to a special conference on the campus of Central Michigan University this weekend.
The focus of the conference will be improving communication skills between parents and professionals to help young people with special needs, said Sarah Cassavaugh. She’s with the Michigan Alliance for Families, which is sponsoring the event. Continue reading
A Michigan school district has garnered national attention for being a leader in educational robotics.
The Grandville Robodawgs began designing, building and programming competitive robots as one high school robotics team in 1998. Continue reading
Ever wonder what it takes to get that gallon of milk or loaf of bread to your supermarket? Continue reading
Most students look forward to summer for three months off from school. Next year for students in the Baldwin School District however, summer will be cut short. Continue reading