The Robotics Engineering Center of Detroit recently opened in the Detroit Hispanic Development Corporation in southwest Detroit. The center will help high school students prepare for the First Robotics competition. (By Edward Cardenas)

First Robotics Engineering Center Opens In Southwest Detroit (Video)

FIRST robotics teams in southwest Detroit received a boost when the Robotics Engineering Center of Detroit recently opened in the Detroit Hispanic Development Corporation.

CBS Detroit–02/18/2015

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Gardening For Kids And How It Relates To Math

Get the kids involved with gardening and along the way, recognize that it will teach them nurturing skills and patience, but also sharpen their math skills.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/27/2012

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Pi Day And Einstein

Three-fourteen is the date, but it’s also the scientific formula for pi.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/18/2012

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Meet History’s First Ladies Of Mathematics

Spark your daughter’s interest in mathematics by telling her about the women in history whose expertise with numbers earned them respect in their field.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/09/2011


More School Districts Offering All-Day Kindergarten

Introducing your children to all-day Kindergarten can help set them up to be successful in school for the rest of their lives.



The MEAP Test-The Real Fall Classic

If it’s October, then it’s MEAP testing time in Michigan’s schools.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/24/2011


The 5 R’s Of Math

Students faced with the daunting task of studying for algebra or calculus or any level of math exam should learn the five Rs of math.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/17/2011


iPad Apps For Math

Even though the iPad is only a few years old, developers have been creating applications for it, even for educational subjects such as math.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/19/2011

Five Ways Education Pays

Do the math of why going to college pays for young people.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/22/2011

Affording College: Do The Math

For many families figuring out how to “do the math” to afford college is a frustrating exercise.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/08/2011