Monthly Archives: April 2013

Oakland Schools

Growing Leaders: LAC-O Student Leadership Conference

Creating Change: Building Community for All… The Fourth Annual Student Leadership Conference on May 1, 2013 on the campus of Oakland University is designed to give teams of sophomores and juniors from every Oakland County high school the leadership skills to inspire change and influence their peers. “Taking on Social Justice in Our Schools”, “Building […]

Oakland Schools

Oh No – Not Again!

From Dr. Vickie L. Markavitch, Superintendent of Oakland Schools: I am deeply troubled by the education budgets coming out of Lansing. Even though thousands of voters were clear in their message to Lansing on several extreme legislative efforts in the November election and during December’s lame duck session, a force in Lansing is intent on […]

Oakland Schools

Revvving Up for SkillsUSA!

The Transportation Technology Cluster at Oakland Schools Technical Campus-Southwest is revving up for a win! Auto Collision Instructor Dave Hollinger has spent the last couple of months refining his students’ skills, and in a few days from now he will be watching Joel Howard, one of his talented transportation techies, compete at the SkillsUSA State […]