ANN ARBOR SCHOOLS: The importance of parent involvement: NAAPID 2012 at Slauson Middle School (with slideshow)

By Leslie McGraw, A2 Journal, Heritage News, Feb. 16, 2012LesGo4It@gmail.comTwitter: @LesGo4It Slauson Middle School in Ann Arbor was one of several schools in the district that provided a special celebration in honor of National African American Parent Involvement Day (NAAPID) on Monday, Feb. 13. Slauson's demographics are closest to those of the overall district, with … Continue reading ANN ARBOR SCHOOLS: The importance of parent involvement: NAAPID 2012 at Slauson Middle School (with slideshow)

BLACK HISTORY MONTH: Storytelling, Reading, and Entrepreneurs Celebrated at the Ypsi Library Read-In

By Leslie McGraw, A2 Journal, Heritage News Feb.10, 2012LesGo4It@gmail.comTwitter: @LesGo4It Each year, upwards of a million people participate in the National African American Read-In during the month of February to highlight African American authors. Locally, literacy and entrepreneurship were the two focal points for community members who came out Monday evening for the 8th Annual … Continue reading BLACK HISTORY MONTH: Storytelling, Reading, and Entrepreneurs Celebrated at the Ypsi Library Read-In