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Pre-Halloween Fun

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While costumes and trick or treating are a highlight on October 31, the best part for me as a child and as an adult, are the days leading up to Halloween.

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Giving choices

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Giving children choices encourages responsibility, allows them to explore the world through trial and error, lets them to express their independence or autonomy and helps teach them how to make good choices in the future.

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9/28/17: Dr. Nikolai Vitti / Maria's Story

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Detroit Schools Superintendent Dr. Nikolai Vitti, discusses the start of the school year, his concerns and the new things he is trying in the district. Episode 622.

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American Black Journal | One Detroit Education Roadshow | Extras

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Get the extended tour of Brightmoor and hear more from DPSCD Superintendent Nikolai Vitti as he answers the audience's pressing questions about the state of education in Detroit.

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9/24/17: Do we really care about our kids' education?

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Hosts Stephen Henderson and Christy McDonald explore the topic of education in Detroit during this special American Black Journal and One Detroit Roadshow.

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9/17/17: "Summer '67" / Mission City in Brightmoor / Dr. Nikolai Vitti - Chalkbeat Detroit Report

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The historical society for the country's first Black owned and operated television station, WGPR, launches a series of screenings and talkbacks with filmmakers. The first documentary focuses on the lives lost during the 1967 Detroit rebellion. Plus, we'll preview our upcoming Education Roadshow with a look at the educational challenges in Detroit's Brightmoor community. Episode 4547.

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9/7/17: DACA Decision / Little Caesars Arena Opens

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President Trump says he is phasing out the DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals) program, which protects undocumented immigrants who came to the U. S. as children. We'll have a special One Detroit report on a local rally protesting the president's decision, and the MiWeek team debates the impact on Michigan. Episode 619.

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9/3/17: Hatred in America / "139 Square Miles" Report

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After the violence in Charlottesville, Virginia, how does the nation move forward? We'll have a frank conversation about hatred, racism and anger. Episode 4545.

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Back to School

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It’s back to school time!

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8/31/17: Education in Michigan

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The MiWeek team takes an in-depth look at the state of education in Michigan, from student achievement to teacher improvement and standardized testing. Episode 618.

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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

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STEM Resources

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

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