Species in trouble need your help

When kids learn about endangered species, there is an empathetic spark to want to DO something to help. Project Hero™ challenges and guides

What is the MISEC Electric Program?

The Michigan Schools Energy Cooperate (MISEC) Electric Program helps the Michigan educational community control electric costs and assists i

Why is school attendance so important?

10 Facts About School Attendance: 1) Absenteeism in the first month of school can predict poor attendance throughout the school year. Half the students who miss 2-4 days in September go on to miss nearly a month of school.​ 2) Over 7 million (1 in 7) U.S. students miss nearly a month of school each year. 3) Absenteeism and its ill effects start early. One in 10 kindergarten and first grade students are chronically absent. Poor attendance can influence whether children read proficiently by the end of third grade or be held back. 4) By 6th grade, chronic absence becomes a leading indicator that a student will drop out of high school. 5) Research shows that missing 10 percent of the school, or

Summer nutrition programs

The Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) was created to ensure that children in lower-income areas could continue to receive nutritious meals

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