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Educators Can Help Support Tribal Students

September 14, 2020

Regional Teacher of the Year Tan-A Hoffman about the importance of becoming a National Board Certified Teacher and supporting students and educators of color. ...

Topic: MTOY, Teaching

To New Teachers (And Those of Us Feeling New)

September 4, 2020

Michigan Teacher of the Year Owen Bondono shares the lessons from his first five years that have taught him about how to always improve. ...

Topic: MTOY, Teaching

A Guide to Figuring Out How Much Life Insurance You Need

September 3, 2020

It is best to take a systematic approach to buying life insurance coverage instead of relying on standard rules and formulas. ...

Topic: Insurance

Meet Michigan Teacher of the Year Owen Bondono

August 11, 2020

Get to know Owen Bondono, Michigan Teacher of the Year for 2020-21. The Oak Park High School teacher answers a few questions for us. ...

Topic: MTOY

Zoom into Some Fun with School Backgrounds!

August 4, 2020

Enjoy these school-related backgrounds for teachers and educators to use with Zoom, Microsoft Teams and Google Classroom. ...

Topic: Community, Teaching, Social Media

Cars Can Be a Rich Target for Information Thieves

July 22, 2020

All of those modern conveniences in today's automobiles can make information available to skilled cyber criminals. ...

 

Topic: Auto , Safety

Common Insurance Myths - Busted

June 23, 2020

No, red cars are not more expensive to insure. Read about that and more common myths. (Yes, that out-of-state speeding ticket will follow you home.) ...

Topic: Home, Auto , Insurance

The Voices We Need to Hear: Are We Listening?

June 16, 2020

Michigan Teacher of the Year Cara Lougheed says white silence, and especially the silence of white teachers, is not acceptable. Our black students need us to see them and hear them and say — out loud — that yes, Black Lives Matter. ... 

Topic: MTOY, Teaching

Safeguard Your Wedding Ring with the Right Insurance

June 10, 2020

Because your wedding ring has such deep sentimental value, you want to take care of it. Here are some tips for protecting it day to day and on your policy. ...

Topic: Home, Insurance

Teachers: It’s OK to ‘Choose You,’ Especially During Pandemic

May 26, 2020

Don't forget that you are important and deserve time to work on your physical and mental wellness. ...

Topic: MTOY

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