Welcome to the home page for MAC in Midland County
This song was written to honor the Seniors on the Coleman Varsity Basketball Team. Under the video for this song is a short explanation of how the lyrics were inspired.
Contact MAC for a detailed outline of the related message to be taught to students concerning the metaphor of a soldier being a student who perseveres through adversity.
We Produce Unique Songs As An Inspiration For Students In
Various Michigan Counties & Then Use The Media To Engage Them During Interactive PK-12 Assemblies
Listen to Mr. Dennis M. Egan, Jr., aka, "Teacher DJ," explain the message behind the lyrics for the song, "Soldier."
Listen to the audio recording above by clicking on the play button. Mr. Egan was a long term sub at Coleman High School in 2007 under the leadership of Miss Pitchford.
High school students should note that the struggles and disappointments that they face are only a small part of the big picture. They have a brighter future regardless of the current trials they may find themselves in. So, the lyrics in this song resonate with the concept that Coleman Junior Senior High School promotes on the sign to the right. Students will have success in life when they set their thoughts upon the principle of perseverance and pursuing their dreams with passion and joy.
"Teacher DJ" recorded this song for the Coleman Students while visiting a studio in Metro-Detroit.