Mining Journalhttp://www.miningjournal.netTop Headlinesen-usTue, 22 Jul 2014 05:16:43 EDTTue, 22 Jul 2014 05:16:43 EDT park - The Michigan Department of Natural Resources is seeking volunteers to help teach kids a multitude of outdoor skills during this year's Upper Peninsula State Fair in Escanaba.Wed, 16 Jul 2014 00:00:00 EDTWisconsin program gives more choices, WISCONSIN (AP) - Public school students in Wisconsin will have more options for taking college courses or classes offered by other school districts because of a new program available this year.Wed, 16 Jul 2014 00:00:00 EDTBlocks can help build math skills toys help children at every developmental stage. Blocks are examples of extremely valuable learning tools. Studies show that children who play with blocks are better in geometry and algebra in middle school.Wed, 16 Jul 2014 00:00:00 EDTTips for making family trips with teens more fun YORK (AP) - Family travel falls into three distinct phases: First is travel with crying babies, then come trips with kids who can handle long rides and long walks, when they actually think scavenger hunts are fun, and when they bask in their...Wed, 16 Jul 2014 00:00:00 EDTBig lake impact - The 14th annual Life of Lake Superior Program kicks off Thursday, starting a month-long effort that will teach kids about the impact of Lake Superior on science, history, arts, culture and the local economy.Wed, 9 Jul 2014 00:00:00 EDT