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Succeeding Against All Odds: Grants play a Key Role at Detroit’s Renaissance High School

Education’s Business: Taking Positive Actions
March 12, 2015 11:00 AM

economic-developmentGreat attention is focused on the importance of success in the Detroit Public Schools. Renaissance High School biology teacher Kerry Williams wrestles with large class sizes and a shortage of basic resources for her learning-hungry students. However, recent grants and support from generous companies such as the Bosch Foundation have enabled her to develop amazing projects that bring a new reality to her classroom.  You will enjoy her infectious enthusiasm and references to her remarkable students. Aquaponics at Renaissance High School? Really?

To contact Kerry: kerry.williams@detroitk12.org

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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.

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