Technology in Education

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–12 hours ago

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

The Kettering Univerisity FIRST Robotics district competition March 3, 2012. Photo courtesy Kettering University.

FIRST Robotics Adds 77 New Michigan Teams, Now Top State In U.S.

A new season is upon the FIRST Robotics competition teams across the country, and Michigan leads the way with more high school teams than any other state.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/08/2014

WWJ tech editor Matt Roush, with "The Brainy Bunch"

Marcus Garvey Students Win Compuware App Challenge, Ride On Thanksgiving Float

Four fifth-grade girls from the Detroit Public Schools’ Marcus Garvey Academy earned first place Wednesday afternoon in the Compuware Mobile App Challenge — a competition to design the best app idea for concept development by Compuware.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/30/2013

(Credit: Detroit Entrepreneurship Network)

U-M Students Fired Up About Basketball And Entrepreneurship

Students at the University of Michigan aren’t just fired up about the Final Four. They’re also excited about entrepreneurship programs on the Ann Arbor Campus. During March Madness, 18 student organizations have come together over the past month to celebrate a Month of Entrepreneurship at U-M.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/02/2013