Parents Complain After Middle School Sings Cotton Picking SongThe short song includes the lyrics: "Cotton needs pickin' so bad, we're going'na pick all over this field."
New Report Ranks Best Elementary, Middle Schools In MichiganThe report found that Michigan's 15 worst-performing schools all operate in Detroit.
Police: Teen Held After Gun Hidden In School BathroomPolice say a 15-year-old student has been taken into custody after police found a loaded gun hidden in a middle school bathroom.
Girls In 'Columbine-Like' Hit List Case To Be Held Until School EndsInvestigators have said the girls' plan might have been inspired by the 1999 Columbine High School massacre in Colorado.
Report: 2 Middle School Girls Face Terrorism Charges For 'Columbine-Like' Hit ListTwo girls are facing some very serious charges on allegations they created a "hit list" in an act that might have been inspired by the 1999 Columbine High School massacre in Colorado.
Two Students Removed From Berkley Middle School Over Alleged Hit ListThe students, who were detained by police, have been removed from school, pending the outcome of an investigation.
New Technology Making Its Way Into The ClassroomIn the past, teachers gave lessons using chalkboards, filmstrips and overhead projectors — methods that had limited interactivity. Teachers now have multiple ways of presenting content. Students can now demonstrate their learning in ways other than pencil-and-paper tests.
Middle School Football Team Scores On Trick Play Called 'Ugly Kardashian' [VIDEO]Who is the guy yelling during the play and acting as if this middle school team just won the Super Bowl?
Parent Appalled Over Essay Asking 8th Graders If They'd Rather Be Slaves Or Factory WorkersA Detroit-area mother is fuming over an essay question that asked middle school students if they would rather be slaves or factory workers.
Secret Play Puts Remarkable Middle Schooler In EndzoneOrr's teammates wanted to pull something off to make him feel like he was not only a part of the team, but right at the center of it.
ESD Seeks Schools, Mentors And Judges For Future CityThe Engineering Society of Detroit is looking for more participating middle schools, as well as volunteer mentors and judges for its 2014 Michigan Regional Future City Competition.
Snyder Signs Law Letting K-12 Districts Be ClosedGov. Rick Snyder signed a law earlier this week laying the groundwork for two deficit-ridden Michigan school districts to be closed before the fall and for their students to be sent to schools nearby.