Black history facts

Black History Month honors the contributions of African Americans to U.S. history. Did you know that Madam C.J. Walker was America’s first w

Macomb Cable Network

The Macomb Cable Network (MCN) is a shared service of the City of Mount Clemens and the Mount Clemens Community Schools. Cable Television wa

Civics in the elementary classroom

In December, Dane Best, a 9-year-old boy in a small Colorado town, convinced local legislators to overturn a century-old law banning snowbal

When am I ever going to use this?

The question came as it usually does—with an eye roll and a smirk. I was in the middle of explaining the directions for an intricate project

High school graduation rates

While Michigan's graduation rate has increased more than 6% since 2010, we're still behind the national average. We can do better.

Presidents Day 2019

Presidents Day is an American holiday celebrated on the third Monday in February; Presidents Day 2019 occurs on Monday, February 18. Origina

Valentine's Day

Candy, flowers, heart-shaped notes—what’s not to like about Valentine’s Day? This sweet celebration, which happens every year on February 14

Helping students find their voice

As a high school English teacher, I encourage my students to find their voice and use it to express their thoughts and opinions. I firmly be

Michigan State of the State 2019

In her first address to a joint convention of the State House of Representatives and Senate, Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer lays out her

Seven ways to spark engagement

Student engagement is the Mega Millions of education: When you hear about it, it seems so easy to win—and then you read about the odds. The

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