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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

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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Education Today: Staying Motivated As A Parent During The Summer Months

Have a family vision and enlist each member to play a role in achieving your family’s goals.

CBS Detroit–07/10/2015

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State of Detroit Families: Detroit Parent Network Interviews Tonya Allen

Tonya is a visionary leader who has been a champion for children and families at Skillman and in earlier roles.


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State Of Detroit Families: Education Is A Priority, Parents Tell Michigan Legislature

The legislature can no longer hide behind the notion that Detroit parents don’t care about their kids. Many took a day off from work and home to make the trip to Lansing.


Detroiters anxiously wait for the grand opening of the city's second Meijer store. (Credit: Ron Dewey/WWJ Newsradio 950)

State of Detroit Families – Dispatch From Mackinac, Part III

In Brightmoor, a new Meijer store is a big deal. The store bring close to 300 good jobs to families in Detroit and much more than that.