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Belle Isle Nature Zoo Lets Kids Explore Nature in Detroit

09/08/14

Belle Isle Nature Zoo Lets Kids Explore Nature in Detroit

This urban island is a natural escape for families that brings kids and parents up-close with Michigan's native animals and habitats for some real-life science.

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Alex Cintron, Principal of the Phoenix Multicultural Academy

09/08/14

Alex Cintron, Principal of the Phoenix Multicultural Academy

He didn't dream of being an educator, but his passion and path became clear. He helped turn around a low-performing school and won't rest until his students all feel hope for their future.

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Linked Learning Detroit CEO Connects Kids and Careers

09/08/14

Linked Learning Detroit CEO Connects Kids and Careers

Tanya Heidelberg-Yopp hopes to bring businesses into the classroom for a revolutionary approach to education – one that teaches kids important skills and prepares them for the workforce.

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10 Ways to Help Kids Discover Science Out of the Classroom

09/08/14

10 Ways to Help Kids Discover Science Out of the Classroom

Want to bring science to life? Two Detroit educators offer some activities and tips that weave in everything from kits and collections to engaging exploration.

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Boating and Outdoor Festival at Lake St. Clair Metropark

09/08/14

Boating and Outdoor Festival at Lake St. Clair Metropark

Returning for its fifth year, this Harrison Township event runs Sept. 11-14, 2014. Visit for fishing, entertainment, bouncy houses and, of course, boats!

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Helping Teens Avoid Social Media Mishaps

09/08/14

Helping Teens Avoid Social Media Mishaps

With so many apps that keep us connected, it's easy for kids to get hooked and too often, their online presence goes bad. How can parents keep their teens safe? Experts weigh in.

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Science Advice, Activities, Books and More for Toddlers

09/08/14

Science Advice, Activities, Books and More for Toddlers

Spark your preschool child's natural love of science with some fun age-appropriate activities, fantastic books and even a recipe for elephant toothpaste!

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Traditional Indian Recipes

09/05/14

Traditional Indian Recipes

Bring some authentic Indian cuisine to your dinner table with one of these spice-infused ideas for your next family meal.

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Recycled Art Caddy to Store Kids Back to School Supplies

09/04/14

Recycled Art Caddy to Store Kids Back to School Supplies

Crafting projects as a family, or letting kids freestyle, is a great creative outlet as class gets in gear. This storage tote makes it easy to DIY on the fly.

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Olivia Wilde Completes ALS Ice Bucket Challenge with Breast Milk

09/03/14

Olivia Wilde Completes ALS Ice Bucket Challenge with Breast Milk

The Ice Bucket Challenge is kind of over, right? Well, if one celeb has her way, a new one is ready to take its place – dumping breast milk on your head.

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