Sarah Alvarez

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Companies Fight Back Against Protesters With Financial Pressure

Tuesday, June 02, 2015

When a student protested against an oil pipeline in Michigan, the company charged him with restitution for the work that couldn't be done during the disruption. But that could be a "risky strategy."


Summer Food Program Tries To Reach At-Risk Kids

Thursday, August 07, 2014

For millions of kids, being out of school means missing out on a free or reduced-price meal. Summer food programs try to meet the need but for every child they reach, seven more kids miss out.


What Common Core Looks Like In A Second Grade Classroom

Wednesday, July 30, 2014

The Common Core State Standards in reading and math have generated lots of attention and controversy, but what do they look and sound like in a classroom? Michigan Radio's Sarah Alvar...