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Is Competency-Based Learning The Future Of Education?

The traditional approach to formal education ties students to classrooms. Competency-based education programs grant credentials based on what a student knows.

10/13/2014

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Michigan High School Ends Football Season Early Over Concussions, Injuries

“We’re really risking too much,” the superintendent said. “They’re just not physically and emotionally prepared for that level.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/10/2014

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Police Arrest 4 Students, Detain 10 After Fights At Detroit High School

It’s unclear what caused the fighting, although the EAA referenced “gang violence” in a statement.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/01/2014

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‘Youth CareerConnect’ Grants Fund STEM Focused Programs

CareerConnect is a $107 million competition to redesign American education. The competition encourages local school districts and post-secondary institutions to develop STEM-focused programs that will graduate students with work-ready skills and knowledge.

09/29/2014

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Top STEM High Schools In The Country & How They Are Making A Difference

With their rigorous curricula, highly trained teachers and multiple resources, these schools produce better results than traditional high schools in graduating students with STEM skills.

09/15/2014

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Back To School Study Tips For Teens

Help your kids make the most of their time when they head back to school with these 5 study tips.

07/21/2014

West Bloomfield Teacher Acquitted In Teen Sex Assault Case

A West Bloomfield High School teacher has been cleared of charges that he sexually assaulted a female student.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/25/2014

Teen Shot In Detroit High School Parking Lot

It was supposed to be a night of fun, but the annual Grammy Night at a high school on Detroit’s east side ended with a shooting in the parking lot.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/12/2014

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7 Foot 5 Inch ‘Taco’ Fall Is A Force To Reckon With [VIDEO]

I’m a 6-foot, 30-year old man who still dreams about being able to dunk and can only be jealous of a high school player.

97.1 The Ticket–04/10/2014

High Schoolers Could Face Charges For Sharing ‘Child Porn’ Video Of Classmate

“Basically, the behaviors are because of the phones,” Grusecki said. “We can’t control what parents allow children to do on the weekend at home.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/10/2014

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