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The Worst Day
September 11, 2001 was one of the worst days in the U.S. It was a day that America was attacked and we couldn’t do anything about it. We were defenseless we didn’t know what was going on. It all just happened so fast we... (more »)
Dedication Values Essay
By , Sylvania, OH
I never wanted anything more. I never worked so hard for anything. All I wanted was a phone. I didn't care if it was new or old or even used. I just wanted something that was mine, something that I earned and was proud of. I needed to learn... (more »)
Chasing Perfection
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3 decades ago parents were constantly pushing their children to top their classes. Good grades were after all the only way their kids would be able to eventually get a good job and be a success in the family. Parents only wanted the best for... (more »)
Time During School
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I don’t care what logic says, time usually goes by immensely slower when school is in session. The clock constantly tick tocks away like the soft trot of a turtle, with a group of students always looking up back at the anathematized... (more »)
Endless Gas and an Open Road
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If I had a full tank of gas and the day off, I would go to all the different universities I am considering for college. Right now I  still feel lost in my life. I feel conflicted and trapped in my decisions. How can I start my life when I... (more »)
Yard Narcs
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 Giving off an accolade of angst; those tall, shady adults, standing on their pedestals with false bravado and real boondoggle, those peevish philistine. I personally have no real hatred for them; why should I though? Is it just because these... (more »)
The Past
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We run from our past, hide it, try to change it. There's nothing we can do about it. Some embrace it. Me? I hide from it. Hide from the sorrows, the happiness, the thrills, the terror, and the fear. Fear of being called into that room again.... (more »)
Motivation of School
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College is a big deal for me.  It will be essential towards teaching me the skills I need for a job as an engineer.   Many people that I know just hate school work because of its amount or how hard it is.  However, I... (more »)
Is Dissection Necessary?
Over 6 million animals are killed each year for academic inquiry. Frogs are most commonly used, but other animals including cats, fetal pigs, rats and snakes are also used.  I do not like the idea of animals being raised solely for the purpose... (more »)
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Disposable Arts This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
I've always been told that I will never get a job as a high school art teacher. I've been told that nobody will want to hire me because art is “not an important subject” and “doesn't benefit anything.” Hearing this almost crushed my... (more »)
No Homework on Weekends
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Every school in the world at one point has given their students homework on weekends and holiday breaks. Schools shouldn't be allowed to give homework on weekends nor holiday breaks becuase it is not fair.  Every year students must... (more »)
Learning
Everyone is different and smart and also less knowledgeable in their own ways. I feel very strongly on the subject material that is being taught in school these days. We, as students, should be taught things that apply to everyone, or that are... (more »)
a peek in my mind
By , tustin, MI
No one ever realizes that you are never truly alone until you're in a crowd, especially if all the people in that crowd can't stand your guts. Now this isn't the first time I felt like this and I'm sure it won't be the last... (more »)
Procrastination Captivation
School is back in session. Some students may still be unable to shake the feeling of summer. It can be tough to get back into the mode of attending school again– waking up in the morning, completing homework assignments, and managing... (more »)
Bye-Bye, Bully
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The article, "Bye-Bye, Bully", by Michaela H., stood out to me the most because it is a great reading for anyone in general. It shows people that you do not have to change anything about yourself just to please them because you are... (more »)
Be You
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Nothing stops the progress of young teens more effectively or thoroughly than the comparison of one’s self to the classified “cool kids”. We’ve all experienced this stressful, time-wasting obsession and I think we can... (more »)
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