Michigan Matters: Update On Detroit Public Schools As he begins his third year at the helm of Detroit Public Schools Community District, Dr. Nikolai Vitti, Superintendent, talked one on one with Carol Cain, Senior Producer/Host of CBS 62’s “Michigan Matters,” about the status of the state’s largest district.
5 Math Skills Your Child Needs To Get Ready For KindergartenThrough games and household tasks, parents can help their children learn basic math skills like counting, geometry and algebraic thinking.
Avoid The 'Back-To-School' Plague Of Flu And ColdOn average, elementary school children get six to eight colds each school year, according to Johns Hopkins Medicine.
Tips To Cope With Back To School AnxietyClinical Psychologist Dr. Sheela Raja joined the CBS Morning Show to talk about helping your kids through back to school anxiety and how to connect more as a family.
Best Ways To Get Organized For Back To SchoolThe first day of the school year is a trying time not just for the kids entering new classrooms but also for parents getting everything ready: Packing lunches, keeping up with homework, navigating the car pool, after school activities and more.
Beware Of Toxic School Supplies, Warns LawmakerAs children head back-to-school, one lawmaker is pushing for safer school supplies.
Going Back To School? R.E.L.A.X.Going back to school can be both exciting and stressful for children. There is the excitement of a new year and the new opportunities presented by advancing a grade level.
Teen Asked God For Help Paying For College In Note Tied To Balloons, A Minister Answered Her Prayer Mykehia Curry is going to be the first member of her family to go to college, but she needed a little help to get there.
Top 25 High Schools in MichiganThe back-to-school season is right around the corner and the folks over at Niche are cranking out their annual reports of the best schools and districts around the country.
France Bans Smart Phones In SchoolsFrench children will have to leave their smartphones and smart devices at home or switched off when they are at school starting in September.
The Bully Menace: 13 Reads Before School StartsKids will be going back to school in a few weeks, and for some, it will be a fresh year of torment from bullies and cyberbullies.
Back-To-School Spending Expected to Reach $82.8 BillionParents and students will spend $82.8 billion on back-to-school shopping this year. That amount includes both K-12 and college spending.
Easy One-Pot Dinners For Back To School TimeRock your kid's first week back to school with an amazing meal that will have them asking for more, please. These five delicious recipes with simple instructions will take the chore out of family dinner, leaving you free to spend more time kicking back with the family after a long week.
Back On Campus Means Financial Fine Tuning For StudentsIt's just about time to head back on campus -- how will your child handle finances?
5 Items To Include In Your Child's Sensory KitLearning about the world can be tough for some young children, particularly ones who have sensory issues or disorders. But the senses can be used to help ground them, and there are a variety of toys and items that can do just that.