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A state representative wants answers about why a clause giving employment to non-Christians was ever part of Ferndale Schools' employment policy.
A decision will be made Tuesday night on whether to keep kids at home Wednesday as extreme cold temperatures continue to punish southeast Michigan.
What does legislation signed by Gov. Rick Snyder mean for the spring dismissal date?
Future kindergarteners and their parents will take free bus rides and meet the principals and teachers, visit the classrooms, and learn about what they can expect in the coming years
Do you have any weather-related closings? Tell us about them below in the comments.
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.
School was the first in Michigan – and the first independent school in the country – to earn the National School of Character designation.
As cursive becomes endangered in schools, Americans evaluate what it’s really good for.
Michigan Youth Arts and Michigan Council for Arts & Culture team for a third year to subsidize the cost of field trip transportation.
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.
Arts Academy in the Woods blends arts and academics.
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.