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Meet Luke Wilcox, Michigan's New Teacher of the Year

August 14, 2017

We talked with Luke Wilcox, Michigan’s Teacher of the Year for 2017-18, about his teaching experience and what his goals are for the coming school year. ...

Topic: MTOY

Teachers Ready to Head Back to Class

August 7, 2017

When Foundation Club Members applied for one of our back-to-school grants, we asked, “What are you looking forward to the most with the new school year?” We got almost 7,000 responses. ...

Topic: Foundation

Ice Cream Month

July 20, 2017

We don't know about you, but we celebrate National Ice Cream Month like it’s Christmas in July! ...

Topic: Community

Water’s Source Is Key to Coverage if There’s a Flood

June 29, 2017

So you head down to the basement and discover several inches of water. When filing a claim, the first question to ask yourself: Where did the water come from? ...

Topic: Home, Safety

What Matters in the End? Identity

June 15, 2017

We celebrate the end of our formal years of schooling with a ceremony that is synonymous with beginnings, and I have come to the end, or rather, the commencement of having served as 2016-2017 Michigan Teacher of the Year. ...

Topic: MTOY

Whitman Elementary Receives a Catchy Library Makeover

June 13, 2017

Reading is an integral part of every child’s education, so having a well-organized library and reading space helps encourage kids to read. ...

Topic: Community, Education

Top Tip from Meemic Motorcyclists: Be Aware of Surroundings

May 19, 2017

Meemic Insurance Company's dedicated riders share their experiences and safety tips for Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month. ...

Topic: Auto , Safety

What to Do Before and After an Auto Accident

May 18, 2017

Drivers can be more prepared to handle the claims process after an auto accident by remembering some important information and taking a few simple preparatory steps. ...

Topic: Auto , Safety

Protect Your Home with a Neighborhood Watch Program

May 2, 2017

One of the oldest and most trusted forms of neighborhood security is a neighborhood monitoring program. These programs have prevented thousands of crimes each month across the United States. ...

Topic: Home, Safety

Teaching: It’s All About Listening

April 19, 2017

Michigan Teacher of the Year Tracy Horodyski has had the opportunity to learn with people throughout the state and across the country, and there continues to be one simple act that can be most influential: listening. ...

Topic: MTOY, Teaching

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