Dr. King believed in a nation of freedom and justice for all, and encouraged all citizens to live up to the purpose and potential of America by applying the principles of nonviolence to make this country a better place to live—creating the Beloved Community. The MLK Day of Service is a way to transform Rev.… more »
November was a wonderful month for my students and me. November is Native American Month, and my site definitely celebrated it. I did not know a lot about the Native Americans and their contributions to America, but I have learned so much.
I have been able to connect the things I am currently teaching my students… more »
For this month, an AmeriCorps service day that especially stood out to me was a Saturday spent building a house!
Yes, that’s right – building a house! Together with my fellow T.E.A.M AmeriCorps members we partnered with Habitat for Humanity to build a house for a local family. Over 30 service men and women came… more »
The end of the school year has finally arrived! It is a bittersweet time for the students, teachers, staff, and myself. Our second graders have ventured on to the next grade. It has been such a trying year and has culminated with the best of results. I have fallen in love with my site, Carter… more »