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  1. Never Give Up on Your Kids

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    Marcell Payton was involved in gang activity at a young age then completely turned his life around with the guidance of his mother and grandmother. Marcell is a member of the N.S.O.'s Youth…

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    • From School Farm to School Table: Mr. G and The Charles R Drew Center Garden Program

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      "Mr. G" as his students call him, is a much loved teacher at the Charles R Drew Transition Center. The hoop house serves as one of his classrooms where he teaches students the skill of growing…

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      • The Fighter

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        Amia Davis went to Detroit Cristo Rey High School where her father works as the school's custodian. With a passion for Tae Kwon Do, a love of writing, and an intense competitive spirit, it's…

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        • Unconditional Love

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          How did Ronald Jenkins end up working in early childhood? His mom provided the direction and love he needed to find his path. You can see more about Ronald's life at work in this earlier…

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          • Getting Him There Safely

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            Stevin has been accepted into four of Michigan's top colleges. Next fall he will leave Detroit to start the Aerospace Flight & Science program at Western Michigan University. In this piece…

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            • Detroit School Garden Collaborative

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              The Garden Collaborative manages farm to school meals for students, helps them understand where food comes from and provides agricultural related job training and support. This video features…

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              • Restoring Our Youth

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                Marcell Payton, who became involved in gang activity at a young age, shares his story after completely turning his life around with the help of mentor Frank McGhee, director of the Neighborhood Service…

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                • "This is the time to change."

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                  For adults who are ready to learn to read, write or do math, they have made a big change in their life. The Dominican Literacy Center provides a core curriculum of the Laubach Way to Reading, a…

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                  • Ms. Gwen's Edible Garden

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                    Gwendolyn Shivers runs a day care in Detroit's Brightmoor neighborhood. She helped start an edible garden to teach children about healthy eating. http://neighborsbuildingbrightmoor.org/ http://www.choosemyplate.gov/kids/

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                    • Excellent News! in Excellent Schools Detroit

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                      Excellent News! is looks at what's working in Detroit schools and provides information to parents about the choices available for their children. These stories bring to life some of the information…

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                      • The Five P's

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                        Detroit dad Quan Edgar coaches football at University Prep. http://scorecard.excellentschoolsdetroit.org/schools/university-preparatory-academy-psad-high-school His message to the football team?…

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                        • How was your day?

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                          Yasmin Reyes is just one of the accomplished students studying at Mercy Education Project, setting an example for her own children in the process. Mercy Education Project provides a caring, supportive…

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