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Star Scholars Interview their Corps Members

By Sara Freed Sussman

A year of service and City Year are sometimes difficult to explain to our students. We’re not teachers, but students see us in their classrooms, hallways and school all day long. 577 more words

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Book Review: Stargirl

By Xia Rondeau

Teenage years.  It was the best of times, it was the worst of times; but mostly, it was the most awkward of times. 472 more words

Book Reviews

School-based Counseling Support for Students

By Xia Rondeau

Jackie Woods is a school-based councilor and therapist at the Dever-McCormack Lower School (DMC). Through the Arbour Counseling Services, she supports Boston Public Schools students by “provid outpatient counseling to kids who would otherwise be unable to access mental health services.” The following interview will give you a better understanding of how Boston Public Schools are working to support students’ mental health. 509 more words

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Friday Five: Local Summer Programs

By Samantha Johnson, with introduction by Adrian Pio

There’s nothing so sweet for an 8-year-old student as the day that school lets out for the summer. 552 more words

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Overcoming the Fear of Public Speaking

By Xia Rondeau
Xia Rondeau is a 2012-2013 corps member serving on the MFS Investment Management team at the Dever-McCormack Lower School in Dorchester.

It was back in grade school when the idea of “public speaking” was introduced to me via a musical summer camp.  457 more words

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Teacher Appreciation Week

By Adrian Pio
Adrian Pio is a 2012-2013 corps member serving on the MFS Investment Management team at the Dever-McCormack Lower School in Dorchester.

In honor of… 118 more words

Community

Wordless Wednesday: Panther Pride

By Adrian Pio
Adrian Pio is a 2012-2013 corps member serving on the MFS Investment Management Team at the Dever-McCormack Lower School in Dorchester.

A huge part of the Dever-McCormack (DMC) community is the unified school culture.  126 more words

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