Marcus Mosiah Garvey Academy is pleased to announce the winning accomplishments of Mr. Craig McKee, the school’s robotic team coach. Mr. McKee, a 14 year veteran mathematics teacher with the Detroit Public Schools District, has been awarded a $500.00 Robotic Fest Grant for 2013. This grant is provided by the Michigan Council of Women in Technology Foundation (MCWT) to encourage more female students to major in the S.T.E.M. fields of education. The 15-member Marcus Garvey Robotics Team will compete at the District Robotics Competition to be held on Monday, January 28, 2013 at the Suburban Collection Showplace Conference Center in Novi, Michigan.
Please visit the MCWT – website: www.mcwt.org. The Foundation tab provides information about the programs for K-12 girls and about college scholarships. MCWT Foundation is a 501(c) 3 nonprofit.
Marcus Garvey Academy is an African Centered Education Community Making Educational Strides on the Eastside. Visit Garvey’s website site at http://detroitk12.org/schools/school/313/