Mishawnda Mintz

VIRTUAL VOICES: A Public Speaking Course

VIRTUAL VOICES: A Public Speaking Course Although physical face-to-face engagement may not be happening as often these days, it is still crucial for students to learn to use their voices whether that be through writing or orally. In this 6-week course, we will work together on speech writing and delivery…

Young Adult Literature

Young Adult Literature In this 6-week course, we will read the novel ‘Swing’ by Kwame Alexander with Mary Rand Hess. The focus will be to discuss the writing techniques used for character building and identifying societal themes that go into the process of writing a story. Throughout the course, students…

From Boyz II Men & From Girlz II Women: Success Habits for Life

From Boyz II Men & From Girlz II Women: Success Habits for Life “Never underestimate the power of dreams and the influence of the human spirit. We are all the same in this notion: The potential for greatness lives within each of us.” Wilma Rudolph From Boyz II Men and From…

National Poetry Month Special Event

Virtual Event

National Poetry Month Special Event on Monday, April 19th @3pm CST! We will begin by playing "Quote the Poet" with Ms. Lisa where will be challenged to collectively select the correct missing words of a quote from famous Black poets. Then we'll transition to National Poetry Month Presentations with the…

Virtual Homeschool Meetup

Join us tonight @6pm CST for our Virtual Homeschool Meetup! Whether you’re new to homeschooling or have been homeschooling for years, you don’t want to miss this opportunity to hear different perspectives from a diverse group of homeschoolers from all over the country. Our meetups are always super laid back,…

Building Blocks for Life (ages 13-18)

Building Blocks for Life In this (six) week course we will embark upon learning skills that many young adults lack when exiting the education system. We will build skills block by block, starting with self-reflection (Behind the Mask), overcoming obstacles (Threading the Needle), establishing life expectations (Dreams), and knowing their…

Young Homee(s) Anime Club

Does your teen like anime, manga, or cosplay? If so, they should join us every second and fourth Monday for the Young Homee(s) Anime Club. The purpose of the Young Homee(s) Anime Club is to provide a safe space for our teens to connect with other like-minded teens that share…