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. Read more
The Grandville Robodawgs began designing, building and programming competitive robots as one high school robotics team in 1998. Read more
Ever wonder what it takes to get that gallon of milk or loaf of bread to your supermarket? Read more
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. Read more
A dozen Central Michigan University physical therapy students have ventured north to continue their studies,not at CMU, but at Michigan Tech in Houghton. Read more
With costs for education on the rise, a new bill has been introduced in the state legislature that aims to make school supplies more affordable. Read more
The list of groups calling on state lawmakers to pass protections for LGBT people is growing. Organizations representing Michigan college, university, and school officials now say they support the measure.
A Natural Reserve dedicated to quiet recreational experiences and environmental education will soon be seeing utility upgrades. Read more
Issues like road repair and the primary election have taken the spotlight recently, but education advocates say the state needs to continue to focus on children’s reading proficiency. Read more
It’s a reaction to a recent Detroit Free Press series that suggested conflicts of interest, mixed academic results, and a lack of transparency in Michigan charters.