Shaped Staff

The Shaped Staff is a group of passionate writers and editors with extensive and varied backgrounds in education, consisting of the Content Marketing team and others from across HMH. The Content Marketing team includes Christine Condon, Director of Content Marketing; Onalee Smith, Senior Content Marketing Manager; and Jordan Friedman, Content Marketing Manager. They can be reached at Shaped@hmhco.com

The Shaped Staff is a group of passionate writers and editors with extensive and varied backgrounds in education, consisting of the Content Marketing team and others from across HMH. The Content Marketing team includes Christine Condon, Director of Content Marketing; Onalee Smith, Senior Content Marketing Manager; and Jordan Friedman, Content Marketing Manager. They can be reached at Shaped@hmhco.com

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What Is Juneteenth National Freedom Day? A Juneteenth Activity
In 1863, the Emancipation Proclamation had declared all enslaved people in the rebelling states free. The Proclamation had no practical effect in Texas until Union General Gordon Granger landed at Galveston on June 19, 1865 and read the order. In Texas, June 19 came to be known as Juneteenth, on which day African Americans celebrated their freedom.
Shaped Staff
June 18, 2020