The national high school graduation rate sits at 84.6%, with average state graduation rates for 2016-2017 ranging from 72% to 94%, according to data reported by 16,404 ranked schools in the 2019 U.S. News Best High Schools rankings. As the national high school graduati...

“Art,” a high school student told me, “has the ability to affect people in ways nothing else can. For me, I’ve found art as a way to express what I’m feeling without even knowing it at the time. Art helps me understand my own life.”

May 29, 2019

Ypsilanti Community Schools are going above and beyond to ensure that all students have the amenities and clothing they need. Clothing Closet provided amenities & clothing for children and youth in need, enrolled in the Ypsilanti Community School District may use the C...

May 28, 2019

Each weekday, more than 30 million students in the United States eat meals served in school cafeterias. And when lunch is over, they fill the trash cans with uneaten food. Half-eaten apples, chicken tenders, and turkey sandwiches come at a cost. That’s why schools are...

May 27, 2019

This Memorial Day, we remember the men and women who made the ultimate sacrifice in service to our country.

May 25, 2019

Child’s play. It’s a term used to describe a task that’s easily tackled and quick to master. Mindless work. But are the games children play just a mindless distraction, or is there an intrinsic value to play? Many experts would tell you that play is a fundamental activ...

May 24, 2019

At Westwood Community Schools, students, staff, and alumni are proud, resilient and passionate. Inside each Bulldog is a strength and drive that keeps them pushing forward – past obstacles and toward their goals. This truth is central to Westwood’s mission – to sharpen...

May 23, 2019

Teaching isn’t a simple one-way exchange. Often there are lessons to be learned from the very act of teaching, whether it’s an instructor finding new ways to reach—or not reach—students, to watching students grow before your eyes to discovering what makes collaborative...

May 22, 2019

As opportunities in STEM continue to expand, more students are taking technology and engineering courses than in previous years.