A Smile is Worth A Thousand Words

Families

A Smile is Worth A Thousand Words

6 Comments 07 February 2012

A life ended too soon by a serious medical condition helped a family treasure every moment of a baby's short life and left them with a simple gift they can treasure forever.

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Thanksgiving feast: treats, turkey, family

Families, Video

Thanksgiving feast: treats, turkey, family

4 Comments 13 December 2011

Visit this audio slideshow and take a trip inside the Chammout Family Thanksgiving celebration. You'll wish you had been there to enjoy the tastes, as well as the sights of all the good food.

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Adoption and the challenge to overcome

Families

Adoption and the challenge to overcome

10 Comments 13 December 2011

There are all kinds of families and all kinds of adoptions. At our school, we have adoptive parents, teachers who have tried to adopt and students who have been adopted. Every story is different.

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You are feeling sleepy … very sleepy

Families, Issues

You are feeling sleepy … very sleepy

18 Comments 28 October 2011

Yawn! If you find yourself doing that a lot, it's a pretty good sign that you, like most students, are not getting enough sleep. We talk to students about their sleep habits, their excuses and a food ingredient that keeps them up.

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Our Journey from Lebanon to America

Families

Our Journey from Lebanon to America

6 Comments 27 October 2011

Despite difficulties in adjusting, a sinking economy and rising suspicion toward them, members of this important Dearborn family are still glad they made the move from Lebanon.

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Winners in this fashion show are all edible

Families

Winners in this fashion show are all edible

17 Comments 07 June 2011

You will hardly believe what people can do with a simple thing like a cupcake. These come in kinds of shapes and designs, perfect for winning a cupcake design contest -- and then for eating.

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Unis Middle School

Unis School serves grades K-8 in the Dearborn Public School District. The school principal is Heyam Alcodray. These are its beliefs about education:

  • A student's highest potential includes improvements academically, artistically, emotionally and socially.
  • Student achievement requires a cooperative effort among parents, teachers and the community to provide encouragement and reinforce core values.
  • Good instruction is assessment-driven, outcomes-based, active, and engaging.
  • Effective instruction touches the world of each student providing for different learning styles and needs.
  • Education is a life-long process that prepares students to be successful, contributing citizens in a changing world.

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