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TYT Politics Reporter Jordan Chariton (https://Twitter.com/JordanChariton) spoke with Nayyirah Shariff, director of Flint Rising, about the state that Flint is in right now. Will water be clean before 2020? Flint is STILL a CRISIS: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLqSpk99bLYIQZNuhr5v8NOPJkiuevFN8c Don't forget to tell us your thoughts in the comment section below! *** Follow Our Incredible Reporting Team On The Road! Subscribe to TYT Politics on YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/TYTPolitics Like TYT Politics on Facebook: http://facebook.com/TYTPolitics Follow TYT Politics on Twitter: http://twitter.com/TYTPolitics Join TYT Politics on Reddit: https://www.reddit.com/r/TYTPolitics/
Capturing the interest of students as early as possible is one of the greatest drivers encouraging future success in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM). To that end, the Flint Community Schools offered its first-ever STEAM Camp, a two-week, jam-packed summer experience that blended academics and the arts with fun-filled, hands-on activities designed to increase elementary-age student’s exposure to STEM subjects. By adding art (STEAM), the camp also provided a space for creative thinking and reflection, helping campers internalize what they learned each day. The camp was designed to coordinate with the district’s Brownell-Holmes STEM Academy, which opened in 2013 with support from the Charles Stewart Mott Foundation. Learn more: http://bit.ly/FLNT-STEAM.
To Touch A Child is a fascinating short film from 1962 created by the Charles Stewart Mott Foundation. Flint Michigan was a national leader and innovator in many ways even outside of the automobile industry, the school system being no exception. I grew up in Flint's East Side in the 70's & 80's and can tell you that a positive "can do" attitude permeated the city. I attended Williams Elementary School (built in 1968), which had an Olympic swimming pool with a retractable roof, hockey & ice skating rink, wood shop, tennis court, gymnasium, auditorium, nature preserve, park, football & baseball fields... There was always something to do at the school for anyone who wanted to attend, and I personally benefited from the programs instituted by the great philanthropists of Flint Names lik...
Gale Glover, a native of Flint, Michigan has become an iconic figure in the Flint community. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice, Sociology, and Africana Studies and a Master’s in Public Administration. Gale will also be graduating in April of 2017 with a post-masters education specialist degree with an administrative certification. Her goal is to also pursue a doctorate in education so that she may help others achieve their educational goals. Gale is an established author and has written five books with two upcoming books. Her children’s book “Learning, Recycling, and Becoming Little Heroes” depicts the strength of the Flint children during the water crisis. In addition, her “Reach Higher Ed Series” helps kids get prepared for higher education. Gale noted the importance of h...
Flint Students engaged in Khanacademy to help them master grade level content~
A message by rapper Eminem to graduates was played at the Flint Community Schools graduation ceremony Tuesday, June 6, 2017 at the Dort Event Center. All graduates received a free pair of Beats by Dre headphones after walking across the stage.