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Loneliness
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In my experiences I have felt very lonely is many parts of my life. I don’t really know why but I just have never felt like I belonged. Teens show this ideal by not asking for help. Some teens are afraid to ask for help otherwise they would... (more »)
Study Abroad
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Today, thousands of students are trying to study overseas. They claim that studying abroad is totally beneficial without drawbacks. However, it brings both advantages and disadvantages to students. On one hand, pursuing further study in... (more »)
Explaining and Condemning the Common Core State...
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Two centuries ago Mark Twain said, “I have never let my schooling interfere with my education.” In 2009 in a proposal on education reform, Bill Gates said “When the tests are aligned to the common standards, the curriculum will line up as... (more »)
What's the Use?
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It’s not often you hear about average kids getting excited about math class- not many kids fall in love with geometry or do algebra for fun. In fact, math class often brings up the question ,“What use is all of this in real life?” After all,... (more »)
Memories
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We sit around in a circle. I lay down in the middle, staring up at the upside down faces grinning back at me. We laugh and make jokes. We relax. This is home. This is family. Suddenly the conversation stops. A weight hits. We all feel it. I... (more »)
Dear Freshmen
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“When I was in high school, I had to walk uphill both ways.” That’s what my Grandfather told me, the oldest of three kids and his first grandchild to go to high school, the summer before the first day. I often ponder how that even related to... (more »)
One Life, One Chance
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Life is fast, there is no doubt about that. Everyone knows that we only have so many trips around the sun, but does everyone really make the most of the time they have? I think not, I think that in this day of age people are too per-occupied... (more »)
Our Education System
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Education is knowledge and knowledge is key. Our education is received through the medium of a school-SCHOOL:an institution where instruction is given and this, is where our issue arouses. Cuz I sat in my Assembly Hall just before an... (more »)
Miserable Magical School Life
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On many moments of our lives , we have desperately waited for something to happen , something that we expect to be the the best thing for us. But when it happens , you don't feel a thing , you feel numb , like a person with no feelings at... (more »)
Dress Codes
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I have to say, I think that teachers should be more strict about the dress code. In my school, we've got girls wearing short short and crop tops every day. Shirts that you can see their neon bras through. Shorts so high they barely cover... (more »)
Free School Lunch
By , newark, DE
In Delaware there is no such thing as a “free lunch” for students. I know every student cant afford to have lunch everyday out the year, but every student deserved to have the option to have a lunch if wanted. No student should go a whole... (more »)
The Pledge of Allegiance
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Me and my mom were talking one day about public schools and what they teach and do there. Well are lovely government is trying to take some of the pledge of allegiance away... They want to take out "under God". Because it is offensive... (more »)
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Mixed lanes
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I’ve been dreaming in my own world and I’ve come to the conclusion that I HAVE NO IDEA WHAT I WANT TO DO WITH MY LIFE. Well, that’s half true. I know I want to be independent, but that doesn’t mean I know what I want, or does it…... (more »)
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Gym Class is Not Needed for All!
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Gym class is not necessary for people who already have a lot of exercise. Having too much exercise is not healthy for your body. You can get lactic acid and get super exhausted. For example, I have physical exercise every day, and each day I have... (more »)
Why Cellphones Shoudn't Be Used In Schools
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Dear School Board: Is there something behind introducing cellphones into classrooms? While most teenagers use cellphones all the time and always have them on their person no matter where they are going they should stay out of classrooms and... (more »)
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Our Schools, Our Voice
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I want to try a little experiment. I’m a rising high school junior who wants to pursue a career in education. Right now I’m interested in education reform and policy. I want to hear your opinions on what’s wrong with education in the U.S.,... (more »)
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