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Emerald Ash borer
Around the United States ash trees have been cut for flooring, lumber, and furniture. While shipping these trees, the emerald ash borer has the ability to spread. Now you can ship them, but why would you want to continue the spread of insects... (more »)
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Another Miss Honey This work is considered exceptional by our editorial staff.
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After reading Roald Dahl's Matilda, I began to dream of getting a homeroom teacher who was just like Miss Honey: nice, sweet, loving and caring. It's every student's dream to get a teacher who doesn't just teach you, but treats you like her own.... (more »)
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Dr. Karcha This work is considered exceptional by our editorial staff.
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My sophomore year was rough for me. I had lost my grandfather the day after my birthday and I was struggling in every single class. I had no idea how to get a hold of my life and all I wanted to do was have someone help me. Every day I dreaded... (more »)
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Mr. Lee
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I use to see him standing at the door close to his room then I was a freshman. He never smiled when he stood at that door and that gave me my first impression of him. I did not know him but I knew not to go towards that door when he was there.... (more »)
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Educator of the Year
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Educator of the Year    Do you have that one teacher that sees well in you even on your terrible days? Mine is my sophomore math teacher Mr. Davis. Mr. Davis is the coolest math teacher to have. He was always helpful when I had issues in... (more »)
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Educator of the Year
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“In case of an actual lockdown, I have these poles in the Crayola storage box so we can look menacing and make the intruder say ‘Oh I’m not messing with them.”   The entire class shared a round of soft snickering as the average looking... (more »)
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Trouble
Have you ever been in a ton of trouble? It’s not fun for anyone, but there are a few ways that seem to help me to get in way less trouble. I remember one time when I was about 11 years old. When I was around this age, I watched a ton of... (more »)
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A Never Ending Sport
Bill Cosby once said, “In order to succeed, your desire for success should be greater than your fear of failure”. Football changed my life to become a better player, learn to recognize that everything doesn’t come to you,... (more »)
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I Do Believe in Faries This work is considered exceptional by our editorial staff.
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The steady bump, bump of my feet against the old theater chair in front of me earned annoyed looks from fellow theater goers in the near-by seats. Red velvet rubbed against my thighs as I took in the world that I loved and would eventually... (more »)
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Segregation Simulation
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This is the story of my experience with our schools segregation simulation. And with your premition i'd like to share it with you.    Segreation Simulation                            Day 1 ‘African-American’ I think... (more »)
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Black History Month
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I've never been called a Niger by a white person. I have been called an impressive assortment of other things but never that. I think that people would rather die than do themselves the disservice of dirtying their mouths with the word. I... (more »)
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Mysteries in the Bones
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As we move forward in life, we strive towards a better future even as we struggle in the present, and we each leave something behind: the past.  These pasts, however great or small, traumatizing or dull, are a piece of all of us.  It is... (more »)
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Memories of Bermuda
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As I stepped out onto King’s Wharf, I immediately felt the hot humid air and the warm ocean breeze. I saw the old abandoned fortresses standing silently like monoliths awaiting other uses, and small European compacts flying about trying... (more »)
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Behind the Keys
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Black patent leather seat. White keys rise from their glossy black case. Black ones interspersed and hidden closer to the faded gold lettering “Pearl River”. Flimsy red cloth whisked off. My hands rest lightly upon the keys that, however... (more »)
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A Day in Denali
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I woke up around 6:00 am. Taking a moment to orient myself, I wandered over to the window. I realized where I was the minute I saw the jagged line of mountains guarding the entrance to Alaska’s Denali National Park, trying to defend... (more »)
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Does Language Drive or Reflect Thought?
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Different languages drive distinctive thought processes and cognitive skills. Language is the form through which human beings communicate; this communication affects a person’s perception of the world. Influential researchers such as... (more »)
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