Best Places For Rekindling The Romance In DetroitSend the kids off to Grandma's house, turn off your smartphone, and visit these romantic Detroit-area spots to help you both rekindle and reconnect.
Parent's Prep: New Technology In Schools; What Parents Need To KnowChildren who come with the ability to interact with computer screens and basic keyboard knowledge find it much easier to learn in today’s classrooms.
Police: Man Stabbed Mom, Step-DadA 26-year-old man has been arrested after Detroit police say he stabbed his 51-year-old mother and 58-year-old step-father.
Teachers, Parents Trump Peers In Keeping Teens Engaged In SchoolTeachers and parents matter more than peers in keeping adolescents engaged in school, according to a new study that counters the widespread belief that peers matter most in the lives of adolescents.
Detroit School Parent Resource Centers Open Over BreakParent Resource Centers at seven Detroit schools will be open over the current break in classes.
Michigan Education Trust Enrollment Period OpensParents once again can begin enrolling their children in Michigan's prepaid tuition program.
UM: Loud Music Costing Teens Their HearingNational data demonstrate that 1 in 6 U.S. adolescents has high-frequency hearing loss. A new report from the University of Michigan C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital National Poll on Children’s Health shows that many parents don’t think their teens are at risk.
Memo to Parents: Get Your Teens those Nutrients!More than 25 percent of all bone mass is created between the ages of 13 and 15 for boys, and 12 and 14 for girls. To ensure healthy bone mass development, teens need regular doses of vitamin D, C, iron and calcium from the foods they eat.
Study: 2/3 Of Parents Worries About Children's Online Safety While the Internet is a popular and still-growing source of information, e-commerce, social networking and more, two-thirds of American parents say they are worried about their children's safety using the Internet.
Couple Punished In Attack On School Crossing GuardTwo parents charged in an attack on a 73-year-old Lansing school crossing guard who tried to stop a fight have been sentenced to jail and probation.
Parent Involvement Key To Keeping Kids From CrimeThe President of the Detroit Branch of the NAACP, says the city has some fine officers who put their lives on the line every day for the public. But, he also thinks parents must play their part.
Back-To-School Physicals Good Time To Discuss Healthy LifestylesAnnual back-to-school physical exams present an opportunity for discussion between parents, children and family physicians. Parents and family physicians should collaborate to teach children healthy lifestyle practices.
Father Guilty In Attack On Crossing GuardA jury found a Lansing man guilty of assault and battery in the beating of a 73-year-old school crossing guard who broke up a fight between the man's 6-year-old son and another first-grader.
Suggestions For Having 'The Talk' During Prom SeasonProm. The time of the year when teens hit the malls in search of the perfect dress or tuxedo. It is also that time when parents search for the perfect words to talk to their kids about sex, alcohol and unhealthy behaviors.
Public Meeting To Address Education Cuts In B'ham & BerkleySome state legislators will be on hand to hear the concerns of parents and community members in Birmingham.