Online Learning Tools

Gipsy Medini

October 12, 2021

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An online learning system, such as that with Sterling Academy, demands that students have a computer and a stable internet connection, but there are many more items students can use to create an efficient learning environment.  

 

Although the Edgenuity learning system uses electronic notes and  Read More...

How I Came To Love Latin

By: Alexander Harms

April 14, 2021

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We all have our own passions.  My passions lie strongly in the fields of math, science, and engineering.  I love science so much that I even have the periodic table on the back of my door in my room.  I often studied it and learned that some of the names of the elements are in Latin and that binomial nomenclature is in Latin.  When it came time to choose a second language Read More...

Look Out For Your Neighbor:
Texas Deputizing Citizens For Abortion Law

By: Gabby C.

October 15, 2021

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Senate Bill 8, also known as the Texas Heartbeat Act, was enacted on September 1st, 2021. It is recognized as one of the strictest abortion measures, banning the procedure as early as six weeks into a pregnancy if a fetal heartbeat is detected. Although other states have passed similar laws, Texas is the first state that managed to implement a near-total ban. Due to the way the law is written, it may be difficult to challenge in court.  Read More...

The World of MBTI And What You Can Learn From It

By: Claire Gerber

Sept 12, 2021

As a student gets ready for graduation, there is a lot of preparation to be done. Preparation for finals, college, maybe even moving out. There is one way of preparing for life after high school that most don’t consider, preparing yourself by knowing yourself, which is done by taking the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (or MBTI).  

 

The MBTI is an in-depth personality test developed by mother and daughter Katherine Briggs and Isabel Briggs Myers. They developed the indicator by utilizing famous psychologist Carl Jung’s theories and first published the test in 1962.  

Compared to most personality tests,

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