Today, more than 825 Cullman County Schools 5th graders filled the Temple Baptist Church sanctuary. After finishing 10 weeks in the Super Citizen Program, they are gathered to celebrate their accomplishments and honor local heroes from the stage. These students have learned their important roles in America’s future thanks to an immersive experience in civics, [...]
This week, Cullman middle schoolers came together for a #GoodCharacters Expo to share powerful service projects with community members, mentors and peers. We were blown away! After weeks in the American Character Program, learning about historical figures who transformed America, they were then challenged to begin transforming things themselves. What we saw next proved they [...]
7th Graders of Cullman Middle School are surrounded by #GoodCharacters at their American Character Program Kickoff!
With the help of local and state sponsors, 7th grade students from Cullman Middle School are beginning the American Character Program this year. Students will learn civics, history, character, careers and financial literacy in a format that uses excitement as its engagement platform. The lessons are in comic book format and expand into class exercises [...]
825 crown-wearing, flag-waving fifth graders cheered, clapped and counted down to a grand entrance by Libby Liberty™ at Temple Baptist Church. Fresh off her Next Great Americans Tour bus, the lady in green brought history to life and introduced students to the 10-week civics, character, financial literacy and social studies program they'll begin after her [...]
Today 150 second graders from West Elementary School cheered and counted down to the grand entrance of Libby Liberty™. Wearing green paper crowns and waving tiny American flags, they showed their enthusiasm for the Super Citizen Program they'll begin after today's theatrical performance. Liberty Learning Foundation (with generous sponsorship by the Cullman County Community Alliance) [...]
Cullman 9th Graders said YES! to being Life, Career, and Citizen-Ready at their Citizen Promise Rally!
With the help of local and state sponsors, 9th-grade students from Cullman High School are beginning the Citizen Promise Program this year. Students will learn valuable life skills, gain unique experiences, increase their financial literacy, and take action in their community to ensure they are ready for life after high school. At the kickoff rally [...]
In an educational experience that normally features hundreds of elementary students gathered to cheer, sing and celebrate together, this year's Super Citizen Kickoff at Elkmont Elementary is happening a little differently due to COVID-19. A new video-led "virtual kickoff" is delivering engagement and enthusiasm to help schools teach civics, character, history, financial literacy and careers [...]