Fight for Education Just Beginning

Annette Ungermann, Staff Writer

February 23, 2017

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Billionaire Betsy DeVos, who was confirmed as Donald Trump's education secretary on Tuesday, February 7, has been widely criticized for being incredibly unqualified for her new position. Vice President Mike Pence was called to...

Block Schedule Harmful, Not Helpful

Samuel Ganten, Staff writer

February 21, 2017

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The district's recent decision to implement block scheduling next year is intended to make school more efficient, reduce wasted time, and improve the quality of learning for students. After the recent block "practice week", feedback...

3-Year Format Battles Apathy

Rachel Szymanski, Staff Writer

February 21, 2017

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Live Oak High School in Morgan Hill is the only 3-year high school in the Bay Area. There should be more. While a year less of school would mean a year's worth of government funding lost, the potential increase in graduation...

Mozart Music Not Magic

Mozart Music Not Magic

February 8, 2017

Protest Critics Fear Change

Isabel Owens, Opinion and Copy Editor

January 30, 2017

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Anti-protesting laws have currently been proposed in 10 states by senators aiming to increase penalties on protests which “block transportation and commerce, damage property, threaten jobs and put public safety at risk,” accor...

Human Survival Starts with Awareness

Annette Ungermann, Staff Writer

January 17, 2017

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All too often, I stumble across articles that describe another record-breaking season that is leading our environment into greater peril. By having this constant awareness that the world around us is dying, and the animals that...

Current Curriculum Ignores Practical Skills

Ava Mason, Staff Writer

January 12, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Moving quickly towards adulthood, teenagers such as myself appear severely unprepared for it, showing an alarming deficiency in basic life skills. According to a study written in Daily Mail Magazine, an average of 4 in 5...

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