Technology in Education

(File photo) Lightweighting materials is increasingly being used by manufacturers to increase performance of a variety of vehicles.  (Credit: MARCO BERTORELLO/AFP/Getty Images)

Public-Private Partnership To Address High-Tech Industrial Technology Maintenance Skills Gap

A new public-private partnership will prepare the current and future workforce for 21st century manufacturing technologies.

CBS Detroit–06/09/2015

Students from Oak Park High School compete in the underwater remotely operated vehicle competition at the Big M Conference at Cobo Center. (By Edward Cardenas)

Students Compete In STEM Events Next To Professionals At Big M Conference (Video)

The Big M Conference at Cobo Center offers professionals the opportunity to see the latest in manufacturing technology, and student the opportunity to compete in STEM related events.

CBS 62–06/03/2015

Students from Cody High School went behind-the-scenes Friday at the Chevrolet Detroit Belle Isle Grand Prix to interact with race teams and learn about career opportunities in STEAM-related fields. (By Edward Cardenas)

Cody Students See STEM Career Opportunities In Action At Detroit Grand Prix (Video)

Students from Cody High School went behind-the-scenes Friday at the Chevrolet Detroit Belle Isle Grand Prix to interact with race teams and learn about career opportunities in STEAM-related fields.

CBS Detroit–05/29/2015

Students from Detroit Public Schools attended Education Day Thursday at the Detroit Grand Prix. (By Edward Cardenas)

Detroit Students Learn About Engineering At Detroit Grand Prix (Video)

Hundreds of Detroit Public Schools students took part in a hands-on day of activities at the Chevrolet Detroit Belle Isle Grand Prix to learn how science, technology, engineering and math could be used to obtain a job in automotive and racing.

CBS Detroit–05/28/2015

Students from five Metro Detroit middle schools spent two days developing apps to help their schools. (By Edward Cardenas)

Woodhaven Students Take Top Spot At Hackathon

Student from five Metro Detroit middle schools spent two days developing an app to help

04/01/2015

Stephanie Thomas is part of the Oakland University School of Education and is doing her student teaching at STARBASE One at Selfridge Air National Guard Base. (By Edward Cardenas)

Oakland University Students Get Out-Of-This World Teaching Experience at STARBASE (Video)

Student teachers from Oakland University are leading classes at STARBASE One at Selfridge Air National Guard Base.

03/31/2015

Students from five Metro Detroit middle schools took part in a hackathon Friday at the Ford STEAM lab in Detroit. (By Edward Cardenas)

Students Compete To Build The Best Middle School App At Hackathon (Video)

Students from five Metro Detroit middle schools took part in a hackathon Friday at the Ford STEAM lab in Detroit.

03/27/2015

World Robot Olympiad national champions in the Open Senior category are (L-R in front) Charles Liu of Canton, and James Xue and Christopher Geng, both of Northville. With them are Lawrence Technological University Professor CJ Chung, national director of WRO, and Thomas Goulding, chair of LTU’s Department of Mathematics and Computer Science. (LTU photo)

Canton And Northville Students Heading To World Robot Olympiad In Russia

A local team of three high school students will be representing the United States at the World Robot Olympiad in Russia.

CBS Detroit–11/13/2014

File photo: Lawrence Technological University online engineering master's degree programs has been ranked as one of the best in the country. (Source: Lawrence Technological University.)

Lawrence Tech Online Engineering Programs Among The Country’s Best

The 2014 U.S. News and World Report survey of the best online college programs for veterans ranked the Southfield-based university 17th in the country.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/06/2014

Michigan Virtual University

MVU: Online Course Results Mixed Among Michigan K-12 Students

A new report from Michigan Virtual University finds mixed results for online learning in Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/25/2014