- Teachers and staff gather for Opening Day activities; “We care” is the theme of 2015-16 school year
- Teachers and staff head to school on Tuesday
- Parents, students, and staff give Ann Arbor Public Schools high marks
- Parents pleased with SISS’ emphasis on partnership
- 14th Annual Runathon proves Lawton community cares for its own
The University of Michigan Edward Ginsberg Center Community Service and Learning promotes community service. In the spirit of that goal the center sent volunteers to read to Abbot students during March Reading Month.
The team visited Ann Arbor Open on Friday, March 21 to show students a few cheers, talk about why reading is fun and important, and to read along with students in the school’s media center.
U-M entrepreneurial students worked with Thurston students and families to create innovative products that deliver STEM education.
Over 1,300 Ann Arbor Public Schools third-sixth graders learned how to deal with bullying from U-M student athletes.
Overall, fans spend around $1 million during U-M’s football season to tailgate at Pioneer High School.
By Tara Cavanaugh After three months of writing letters back and forth, Pittsfield fifth graders finally got a chance to meet their pen pals on the University of Michigan women’s rowing team this week.
By Tara Cavanaugh The University of Michigan softball team is pretty busy these days. The team just won another Big Ten Title, their sixth in a row, and are set to play at the next Big Ten Tournament in Nebraska this weekend. But today the …
Huron High School alum, and U.S. Marine Band clarinetist Jonathon Troy returned to the district for a Picnic Pop performance May 20, 2012. “I just wanted to let you know that the music programs in the Ann Arbor Public Schools are extraordinary,” he said to …
Logan Elementary students got quite the treat on Monday when six members of the University of Michigan Women’s Basketball team visited for the afternoon.
Chelsea Stauffer, Joe Riesterer and Mitch Fehrle show off two of Princess Fiona’s dresses that the costuming students created. Fiona undergoes many physical transformations in the show, necessitating dresses of different sizes and a fat suit. By Tara Cavanaugh Oh, for the love of Pete! …
By Tara Cavanaugh Two University of Michigan student mentors donated more than 200 books to Anthony Galardi’s third grade class at Carpenter Elementary last month. The mentors, Francesca George and Tiffany Tan, are senior psychology students who participate in U-M’s mentorship program. They volunteered once …
Mitchell third grade teacher Beth McCready leads her students through a morning meeting, one of the many components of the Responsive Classroom approach. By Tara Cavanaugh Sometimes, a few small changes can make a big difference. That’s what Mitchell Elementary and Scarlett Middle schools are …
The Community High Jazz Program was invited to perform for the University of Michigan’s Celebrate Invention reception, which hosted honored guest and keynote speaker Gov. Rick Snyder on Oct. 18. The reception, held in the Michigan League Ballroom, showcased U-M inventions and their creators.
U-M water polo players Emily Senja and Barbara Lanier lead a group activity with Michele Wilkins’ fourth grade class from Pattengill at “Block Out Bullying.” By Tara Cavanaugh Bullying affects everyone –– even college-level athletes. That lesson and many more were highlighted at “Block Out …
By Tara Cavanaugh At Saturday’s University of Michigan vs. the U.S. Air Force football game, a bald eagle named Challenger will fly across the stadium before the Pledge of Allegiance. But before he does that, he made a surprise visit to Haisley Elementary today.