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Building Young Leaders

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“Sometimes you have to make tough choices to be a good leader.”—Adriana

Throughout the school year, Marcella Carr, middle school director of Thurgood Marshall Academy for Learning and Social Change, used Classroom, Inc.’s learning game After the Storm to teach students that literacy will play an essential role in any career they choose. As students took on the role of editor-in-chief, they worked on their reading skills while also becoming adept at making tough decisions in a high-pressure work environment.