Maggie Miller Guides Students From Kindergarten to Graduation

Crowded school hallways filled with students laughing, shouting, and the sound of old metal locker doors slamming make Maggie Miller feel right at home. Maggie, an AmeriCorps service member at Flint Southwestern Academy, began her journey in education in 1981 as a paraprofessional. She never imagined she would return after retirement as an AmeriCorps member […]

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Mindfulness — A Sense of Calm at Durant Tuuri Mott Elementary

Students like Antonio, a 5th grader at Durant Tuuri Mott Elementary School (DTM), are finding focus, comfort, and space to grow through the practice of mindfulness. Watch this video to hear from Antonio and DTM Math and Literacy Intervention Specialist, Jennifer Purman on the benefits of mindfulness in Flint schools. In addition to physical activity and […]

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