Love OUR Public Schools: Children & Their Teachers!

By Nancy Bailey

On this one-year anniversary of the shooting at Marjorie Stoneman Douglas High School, I am remembering the students and their parents and teachers, especially those who lost loved ones. MSD represents a great public school. Beyond the sadness of that day, we saw what a good public school can be. We saw loving, supportive parents. […]

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Gov. Whitmer addresses road, education crises in State of the State speech |from

LANSING, MI — Gov. Gretchen Whitmer brought her campaign promise to “fix the damn roads” to life in her first State of the State address Tuesday, …

How companies are using cell phone data | MSUToday | Michigan State University

Emilee Rader, associate professor of media and information, Michigan State University, wrote this piece for The Conversation, an independent collaboration between editors and academics that provides informed news analysis and commentary to the general public. See the entire list of articles written by MSU faculty for The Conversation.

School of Journalism students honored in College Michigan Press Association contest | Michigan State University

Riley Murdock earned two first-place honors to lead the way as Michigan State University School of Journalism students earned awards in 17 categories in the Michigan Collegiate Press Association’s 2018 College Better Newspaper Contest.

The School of Journalism also received many student honors from the Michigan Association of Broadcasters, and several faculty were honored for their work in the school and its programs. Read more in these related stories:

We’ll Have to Reduce Test-and-Punish. Talking about Social Emotional Learning Isn’t Enough |by janresseger

Silly me! I didn’t realize until a couple of weeks ago that SEL is a thing. SEL is a new term in educational circles: Social Emotional Learning. I heard Linda Darling-Hammond—Stanford University emeritus professor, CEO of the Learning Policy Institute, and chair of an Aspen Institute National Commission on Social, Emotional, and Academic Development—present the work of the commission, and then I started reading more about Social Emotional Learning (SEL).

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