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Making the Case for Young Children

Posted by Georgeann Herbert on

Hope Starts Here is focused on early childhood and educational services within Detroit for children from birth to age five. The initiative has engaged more than 6,500 center operators, teachers, researchers, and parents from across the city in community conversations and strategy meetings since the beginning of the year.

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Superintendent Vitti makes his Mackinac Debut

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On Day 6 of his tenure as the superintendent of the Detroit Public Schools Community District, Nikolai Vitti made it clear to business leaders at the Mackinac Policy Conference that he wants to see some things change.

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Detroit Public TV and the Detroit Regional Chamber: Details On 2017 Mackinac Policy Conference Access

Last Updated by Cheryl Spitale Jones on

For the seventh consecutive year, the Detroit Regional Chamber and Detroit Public Television (DPTV) will collaborate to provide Michigan citizens with the highest level of access to the Mackinac Policy Conference’s content.

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Transition to Summer/Summer Camps

Last Updated by Lea Vigi on

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

Posted by Michael Sellers on

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

Posted by Lea Vigi on

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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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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