Friday, March 27, 2015

It Takes A Village To Improve Student Attendance

City Year Detroit at Arts Academy in the Woods

Watch City Year Detroit preform at Arts Academy in the Woods.

City Year Can Make All the Difference

The nonprofit organization City Year is a constant presence at Detroit Collegiate Prep at Northwestern. They service many different schools around the country and act as mentors and tutors to many students.


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You Doing Too Much

The material that my 9th grade Algebra students are doing continues to get harder. As it does, they like to complain, “you doin’ too much” meaning that it is too much work for getting one answer....The work is getting harder, so they have to start working harder.