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Connections Education's Michigan-based virtual and blended learning public schools receive high marks from parents
Evening activities have also been canceled.
What does legislation signed by Gov. Rick Snyder mean for the spring dismissal date?
If you think an increased tax base is the only way a robust real estate market helps schools, think again.
Referring to pot as a “benign substance that has no ill effects” in medical marijuana and legalization campaigns is “a great disservice to young people,” drug czar says.
A list of tips and ideas to help kids adapt to the new national curriculum requirements in school.
More than 60 percent of last year's graduates have an average debt of more than $28,000.
Bethany Hansen, Travis Millar and Sophia Maxton will perform with the Michigan all-state band in January.
As cursive becomes endangered in schools, Americans evaluate what it’s really good for.
A big change is underway in the world of American education.
A new study reveals that sexual violence among young Americans is a serious problem.
One private company estimates it will be monitoring students’ tweets in over 3,000 schools by year’s end.
Student loan debt likely will force today's college grads to work longer.
Regular inspection of your child’s texts, Facebook and Twitter may not show whether they’re involved in cyberbullying.
To do everything you’re supposed to do, you’d need a time machine.
Michigan students in grades 3 through 9 will be tested in reading, writing, math, science and social studies for the next two weeks.
The debate over homework rages among American parents and educators, and many question its value altogether.
The annual event takes place next Wednesday and is put on by the Michigan Fitness Foundation and the Michigan Department of Transportation .
Reports of severe allergic reactions have spiked, but that doesn’t mean your kid’s PB&J’s are banned.
Michigan students in grades K-5 can win tickets to home games by participating in the second annual "Red Wings for Reading" program.