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Spring Update: MACC Lit

Hello! My name is Alyce Hartman. I’m the new Program Manager for MACC Lit. It’s an exciting time! Summer is right around the corner and camp is starting soon! The kids and I will be following a Junior Master Gardener study, called, Learn, Grow, Eat & Go! The JMG mission is “to grow good kids... View Article

June 12, 2017 7:00 pm

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Winter Update: MACC Lit

We have are truly blessed by the excellent work of Challenge Detroit. They have spent many hours putting together a plan for growth and improvement at MACC Lit. One of the pathways to growth they have explored is a much needed, highly requested Math program. We are pleased and excited explore a Math program to hopefully... View Article

March 13, 2017 5:44 pm

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Fall Update: MACC Lit

This year at MACC Lit we have given students more ownership of their development by having them set goals. After each student’s initial reading assessment they were given their reading level so they can established a goal with the assistance of Lit’s manager. The students have a year (fall and spring semester) to reach their... View Article

December 12, 2016 4:31 pm

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Summer Update: MACC Lit

This year is an election year and our goal was to enhance kids U.S. government knowledge and develop a care and concern for their country and the way it is operated. For the five week MACC Lit Summer Camp (MLSC) learning detectives were able to establish their own government and pass laws. The kids voted to... View Article

September 6, 2016 5:39 pm

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Spring Update: MACC Lit

What a year!  To all our supporters, tutors and parents for your prayers and countless contributions to MACC Lit and the development of our students we say thanks. MACC LIT We ended the year with our stupendous End of Year celebration and we had much to celebrate. All of our kids improved in reading and... View Article

June 7, 2016 9:12 pm

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Welcome! – Ezekiel Harris Named MACC Development Executive Director

Heading into the organization’s sixth year, we are pleased to announce Ezekiel Harris as the new Executive Director of MACC Development. “I’m excited to carry on the passionate and authentic work being done by MACC Development because I’ve experienced first-hand how physical and spiritual change happens when we put the ideas and needs of the... View Article

April 5, 2016 2:37 pm

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Winter Update: MACC Lit

At the end of last semester, we had a wonderful community night with students, families, and tutors. It was a beautiful night of food, fellowship, and hard-earned prizes for students! After a nice long break for students, tutoring started again for this semester on January 26th. Students are already off to a great start, and... View Article

March 11, 2016 3:12 pm

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Fall Update: MACC Lit

This semester we’ve implemented a new structure to the tutoring sessions. In the past, students spent the entire hour receiving one-on-one reading instruction and tutoring. Now, we offer an additional writing class. Students still come twice a week, but now students receive half an hour of reading one-on-one with their tutor and half an hour... View Article

December 9, 2015 12:15 pm

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Welcome! — Sarah Berger Joins the MACC Lit Team

With the Fall Semester fully underway, MACC Development is pleased to announce the hiring of Sarah Berger as MACC Lit’s new Assistant Program Manager. Berger will be working primarily with Program Manager Marilyn Weathersby managing MACC Lit’s after-school tutoring component located at 7900 Mack. “I knew that MACC Lit would allow me to work with students to get them on grade... View Article

September 30, 2015 5:26 pm

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Summer Update — MACC Lit

MACC Lit Summer Camp Move over, Sherlock Holmes, and make room for MACC Lit’s Summer Camp (MLSC) Learning Detectives! MLSC Learning Detectives were on the job discovering the who, what, where, why, when and how’s of mathematical functions, God’s six days of creation, parts of speech, reading genres and writing styles. On Tuesdays and Thursday... View Article

September 4, 2015 8:23 pm

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