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Wayne-Westland Kids Can Game Themselves Into A Future Career

Parents often worry that their kids spend too much time playing their favorite video games, but it may not be such a waste of time after all.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/22/2014

Pontiac 4th graders graduate from the Michigan State Police Gang Resistance Education and Training program. (credit: Beth Fisher/WWJ)

It’s A Real Threat — State Police Program Works To Keep Young Kids Out Of Gangs

“It’s difficult right now for them, even as they walk back and forth to school …”

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/27/2014

Jewelry designed by Cass Tech High School student Joseph Powell. (Photo courtesy: Simmons & Clark Jewelers)

Detroit Students’ Creativity On Full Display In Jewelry Scholarship Competition

Some Detroit Public School students are getting the chance to show off their creativity in the form of wearable works of art.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/27/2014

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Detroit Student Choir Gets 700,000-Plus Views On YouTube

A cell phone video featuring a group of students at the Detroit Academy of Arts and Sciences has gone viral.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/19/2014

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Program Preps High School Students For Technical Careers

They’re training students to fill the skilled workers gap in Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/13/2014

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Parent Appalled Over Essay Asking 8th Graders If They’d Rather Be Slaves Or Factory Workers

A Detroit-area mother is fuming over an essay question that asked middle school students if they would rather be slaves or factory workers.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/12/2014

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Former Jr. High Track Coach Charged With Soliciting Sex From Students

A 20-year-old assistant track coach at a West Michigan junior high school is accused of using his position of authority to solicit sex from student athletes.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/01/2014

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Michigan Juvenile Lifers Get Support From Teen Students

Hundreds of students from a Catholic school are asking the state Supreme Court to give some prisoners a chance at release,

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/19/2014

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Parents Warned: Metro Detroit Student Diagnosed With Whooping Cough

Wayne County Health Director Ruta Sharangpani says whooping cough can be a stubborn disease.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/19/2014

The homework assignment in question (credit: Tipster Dave)

‘Who’s The Daddy?’ Homework Assignment Prompts Parent Complaint

The principal of Romeo High School has called an outraged father to apologize about a controversial homework assignment.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/12/2014

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