Technology in Education

Public-Private Partnership To Address High-Tech Industrial Technology Maintenance Skills GapA new public-private partnership will prepare the current and future workforce for 21st century manufacturing technologies.
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.
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.
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.
Woodhaven Students Take Top Spot At HackathonStudent from five Metro Detroit middle schools spent two days developing an app to help
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.
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.
Canton And Northville Students Heading To World Robot Olympiad In RussiaA local team of three high school students will be representing the United States at the World Robot Olympiad in Russia.
Lawrence Tech Online Engineering Programs Among The Country's BestThe 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.
MVU: Online Course Results Mixed Among Michigan K-12 StudentsA new report from Michigan Virtual University finds mixed results for online learning in Michigan.
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.
Marcus Garvey Students Win Compuware App Challenge, Ride On Thanksgiving FloatFour 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.