Education Today

Taking learning beyond the classroom …

“Education Today” informs and offers valuable direction to help current and future students from all walks of life build a better tomorrow for themselves and their families.

podcasts Education TodayHosted by WWJ’s Laura Bonnell, “Education Today” reports air each weekday on WWJ. For more, visit this page and click on the EDUCATION TODAY podcast library.

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Details On The Campaign for Black Male Achievement

Together we can all play a role in ensuring our children live in communities where all young people, regardless of the color of their skin, can walk or skip or jump down the street and not be at risk.


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Detroit Families: Lessen The Stress Of Back To School

“Start shopping as soon as possible to catch sales and find bargains…”

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/04/2015

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Education Today: Literacy For The Whole Family

One of the most powerful impacts an adult can make in a child’s life is in reading to them and in teaching them to read.


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Education Today: Take A Break At The Family and Friends Reunion

Bring a friend or family member to join DPN and be entered into a back to school shopping spree raffle.


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Education Today: Early Education For The Whole Family

Many families don’t realize that they can choose educational options for their children that begin before they’re even toddlers.

CBS Detroit–08/13/2015

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529 Plans: A Great Way To Save For College In Michigan

All plans are not identical, so do your research.



DETROIT FAMILIES: Take Care Of Yourself To Take Care Of Your Family

The best way to take care of your children is to take care of yourself mentally, physically, and otherwise!


Red White and Blue Food, July 4th Foods, Fruit Salad

Healthy Food Is Important, And Summer’s A Great Time To ‘Think Fresh’

Why not begin your quality time together by cooking together?

CBS Detroit–07/31/2015


Education Today: Vacation Or Staycation?

The awesome thing about living in Michigan is that the state becomes a vacation wonderland in the summer.

CBS Detroit–07/23/2015

Students at Wayne Elementary School show off their new school supplies, provided by Kids In Need Foundation & Mike Morse Law Firm.

Education Today: Stay Motivated!

My mother always got the most important things right: love, time, and attention. Let’s get that right for our kids.

CBS Detroit–07/17/2015

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