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Expect the Unexpected: Underwater Robotics in the middle of Michigan’s Corn Fields!

Education’s Business: Taking Positive Actions
March 12, 2015 8:00 AM

economic-developmentSurprisingly, the small community of Stockbridge, Michigan, is becoming internationally known for their work in underwater robotics. Heritage Elementary teacher Josh Nichols is one of the core professionals bringing that deserved notoriety to this small, rural school district. Josh joins Karl and shares his thoughts on the significance of project-based learning and the huge value that business partners have played in their remarkable success. The students aren’t just coming to school, they are participating in missions.

To contact Josh: nicholsj@panthernet.net

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Education's Business: Taking Positive Actions, hosted by Karl Klimek, Exposing and celebrating the successful partnerships between K-12 schools and industry/community partners. Special focus is on Science – Technology – Engineering – Math (STEM) and Career Technical Education (CTE) efforts.

Theme music for Education’s Business is performed by the Elk Rapids High School Jazz Band

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