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Robert Fox has taught at Huron High School for 10 years. Story and photo by Jo Mathis/AAPS District News Huron High School English/video production teacher Robert Fox hopes that readers of his new memoir “Love & Vodka” will finish the book inspired to step out …

Robyn Skodzinsky, King Elementary office manager

November 3, 2015 // 11 Comments

Robyn Skodzinsky talks with a student at King Elementary. Photos by Jo Mathis. Born just outside of Cleveland, Robyn Skodzinsky was raised in upstate and central New York. She moved to Ann Arbor in 1998 to serve as an AmeriCorps member for two years with …

168 AAPS scholars honored at NAACP annual dinner

November 2, 2015 // 1 Comment

Story and slideshow by Jo Mathis/ AAPS District News  The Ann Arbor Branch of the NAACP honored 168 AAPS high school students at its annual Freedom Fund Dinner on Sunday, Nov. 1 at the Ann Arbor Sheraton Hotel. “Pursuing Liberty in the Face of Injustice” was …

While the stronger economy has made it more challenging for school systems across the country to find enough substitute teachers, there is also a challenge unique to Michigan. A 2010 change in state law eliminated one of the best pools of candidates for substitute teachers, recently retired teachers.

Stephen’s classmates help his sister, Alexa, cut the ribbon of the new amphitheater.   Story and photos by Jo Mathis/AAPS District News When Stephen Easter died of hypothermia following a canoeing accident on a father-son campout two summers ago, his family and friends were consumed …

John Boshoven hopes many AAPS families take advantage of upcoming programs. Photo by Jo Mathis. By Jo Mathis/AAPS District News For years, Community High School has sponsored evening programs for adults charged with the most important job of all: parenting. This year, CHS Counselor/Department Chair …

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