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Peek Inside the Carver and Girard #GoodCharacters Expo in Dothan

This week, Carver and Girard 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 [...]

2018-12-19T19:46:52+00:00December 19th, 2018|Tags: |

Peek Inside the Beverlye Magnet & Honeysuckle #GoodCharacters Expo

This week, Beverlye Magnet and Honeysuckle 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 [...]

2018-12-19T19:42:18+00:00December 19th, 2018|Tags: |

Dothan City 2nd Graders Become Super Citizens and Honor Heroes!

Today, 2nd graders from Cloverdale, Grandview, Heard Magnet, Hidden Lake, & Montana Street Elementary Schools filled the Dothan High School Gymnasium. After finishing 10 weeks in the Super Citizen Program, they are gathered to celebrate their accomplishments and honor local heroes from the stage. Thanks to Mr. Palmer and his very hands-on teaching, these students [...]

Dothan 7th graders Begin American Character Civics + Service Program

With the help of the Dothan Area Chamber of Commerce and Dothan Area Chamber Foundation, all four Dothan City middle schools 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 [...]

2018-10-09T17:42:55+00:00October 9th, 2018|Tags: |

850 Dothan Second and Fifth Graders Kickoff their Super Citizen Journey!

Today, more than 850 elementary students came together to kick off the Super Citizen Program for 2018. They waved flags, wore Statue of Liberty crowns and counted down for Libby Liberty™ to take the stage. On three huge screens "live video" shows her Next Great Americans tour bus pulling up to the school, her exiting [...]

Beverlye Magnet School Celebrates Heroes Past and Present

Today, Beverlye Magnet School students gathered for an inspiring graduation event to celebrate their successful completion of the American Character Program and the immersive character lessons they've been learning by studying famous historical figures.As part of the dynamic Super Citizen Program that reaches elementary students, the middle-school-based American Character Program takes an exciting, comic-book approach [...]

Dothan’s Fifth Graders Become Super Citizens (2017)

Today, more than 400 5th grade students from Grandview, Heard Magnet, Montana Street, Cloverdale, & Hidden Lake Elementary filled the gymnasium at Northview High School. 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 [...]

Second Grade Super Citizens of Dothan Honor Heroes (2017)

Today, over 450 2nd graders from Grandview, Hidden Lake, Montana Street, Cloverdale and Heard Magnet Elementary Schools filled the Northview High School gymnasium. After finishing 10 weeks in the Super Citizen Program, they are gathered to celebrate their accomplishments and honor local heroes from the stage. After being honored today, Stanley Davis, school mentor, [...]

Seventh Graders Of Beverlye Magnet See What Is Under Libby’s Mask(2017)

Today more than 130 seventh graders from Beverlye Magnet School in Dothan gathered together for the first-time ever American Character Program Kickoff and a very revealing performance by Libby Liberty™ . The American Characters Program that they will experience in the weeks ahead is a continuation of the groundbreaking Super Citizen civic education program that has been taught [...]

Libby Liberty™ Jumps Off Her Pedestal To Visit Dothan City Schools(2017)

Today, more than 475 second grade and 400 fifth grade elementary students from 5 Dothan City Schools came together to kick off the Super Citizen Program for 2016. The schools participating were Grandview, Hidden Lake, Montana School, Heard Magnet, and Cloverdale Schools. They waved flags, wore Statue of Liberty crowns and counted down for Libby Liberty™ to take [...]