Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Tue, 10/29/2013 - 8:25am
Five candidates will be up for three available full-term seats on the Southern Local School District's Board of Education on Nov. 5. Incumbents Linda M. Morris, 66, Bill Pitts, 52, and John R. Sawyer, 68, will face the challenge of political newcomers Karl C. Blissenbach, 42, and Robert Kip Dowling.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 10/28/2013 - 11:02pm
While cars today are safer than ever, automobile crashes are the leading cause of death for U.S. teens and according to the National Safety Council, the year a teenager gets their license will be one of the most dangerous of their life.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 10/28/2013 - 10:58pm
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Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 10/28/2013 - 10:53pm
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Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 10/28/2013 - 10:51pm
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Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Mon, 10/28/2013 - 4:26pm
The escalation of electronic attacks has politicians, parents and school principals scrambling to catch up to today's tech-savvy kids to prevent more damage - and death.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Mon, 10/28/2013 - 3:01pm
Although teenagers should be encouraged to abstain from sex, they should also have access to cheap condoms, pediatricians said Monday. To be most effective, they should also be accompanied by sex education programs.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Mon, 10/28/2013 - 2:47pm
A former Flint School District superintendent has co-authored a book on a subject he's calling a matter of life and death. Walter Milton Jr. and Michael W. Nellums have published, "A Matter of Life or Death: Why Black Men Must Save Black Boys in America’s Public Schools."
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Mon, 10/28/2013 - 2:41pm
Educational materials rely heavily on the public domain, which means they tend to be filled with texts written before the mid-1920s.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Mon, 10/28/2013 - 2:26pm
Michigan’s new color-coded school accountability system already could be up for an overhaul just two months after its debut. Some lawmakers say schools should get A-F grades so parents and others can easily understand performance.