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Families

Families

Check out these education resources for parents & families.

Educators

Educators

Valuable resources for teachers, administrators & educators.

Early Learning

Early Learning

Resources for early learning and early childhood education.

Michigan American Graduate

Michigan American Graduate

American Graduate: Let's Make It Happen - an initiative to help combat the dropout crisis in this country

STEM Resources

STEM Resources

Resources for Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics education in our community

DPTV Education News

Transition to Summer/Summer Camps

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Summer is quickly approaching. But that final school bell doesn’t mean that learning is closed for the summer—in fact summer presents children with lots of opportunities to learn and explore in fun and concrete ways.

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Become the Game Controller

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An entire generation has grown up with video games, and if you have children between the ages of 3 and 17, chances are there is some video game playing going on in your house.

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5/21/17: National Foster Care Month / "Colors of Cancer Race 4 Resources"

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A look at the state of foster care and how you can change a child's life as a foster parent. And a follow-up report on the Pathways to Prison special. Episode 4531.

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5/18/17: President Trump & Russia / DPSCD Superintendent

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The controversy over alleged ties to Russia continues to swirl around President Trump, and one Michigan Congressman has even used the word "impeachment". The MiWeek roundtable discusses the latest happenings in Washington and the role of the press in the entire situation. Episode 604.

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Financial Literacy for Detroiters/Construction Science Expo

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We get details on a new financial literacy initiative designed to help Detroit residents, students and entrepreneurs better manage their money. Episode 4530.

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Physical activity is important for everyone

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Physical activity is important for everyone. Not only can it reduce the risk of some diseases, including type 2 diabetes and high blood pressure, it keeps our bodies at a healthy weight and benefits our mental health as well.

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5/7/17: Grow Detroit's Young Talent / Black History 101 Mobile Museum

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8,000 young Detroiters will get valuable work readiness training and job experience this summer as part of the city's "Grow Detroit's Young Talent" program. Episode 4529.

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5/4/17: Detroit's QLINE / Redistricting Michigan

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Detroit's QLINE opens to the public next week, but the media got a preview ride this week. Nolan Finley was on board and he talked with M-1 RAIL CEO Matt Cullen and The Kresge Foundation President & CEO Rip Rapson about the city's newest mode of transportation. Episode 602.

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Race for Governor / Michigan's Struggling Schools / President Trump's First 100 Days

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It appears likely that Michigan Lieutenant Governor Brian Calley will throw his hat in the ring for next year's Governor's race. And, the filing deadline has come and gone for candidates in this year's Detroit mayoral contest. The MiWeek team takes a closer look at these two big races. Episode 601.

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Mindfulness

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Kids and parents alike need ways to manage stress and strong emotions—and mindfulness is a great place to start.

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