Tag Archives: Education

Sports vs. Education

With sports comes a tedious amount of dedication, which does not always correspond with school; because, despite the amount of dedication sports require, school requires a thousand times that amount. Many kids who wish to pursue their sports throughout high school, … Continue reading

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A Valuable Education

According to the Oxford English Dictionary, the first definition of the word education is “The process of receiving or giving systematic instruction, especially at a school or university.” If you asked high school students what the point of going to school … Continue reading

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Boys Rule, Girls Drool.

It’s a well know fact to all teachers that the average boy is behind in the industrial world, beginning in Pre-K, and lasting through to college. Boys, simply put, haven’t been doing nearly as well as girls in school. Statistics have shown that, … Continue reading

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A Penny for Your Consent

BuzzFeed is known for its clickbait and quirky news updates. But, occasionally they use their large following for good use. A video titled “Would You Steal $5?” is a perfect example of that good-doing. A simple message is put across … Continue reading

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Homework?

School is a designated time and place for people to learn and increase their knowledge. Because of that, I don’t think it’s fair for copious amounts of work to be assigned out of school as well. When long hours are … Continue reading

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Bright Room, harsh lights

Sitting in the darkened room. Plastic flashing, sounds pulsating. The light, when on, is harsh and unnatural. A man, tall and large, lives within these confines. Quick to anger, slow to reason, his intelligence is low. A role he is … Continue reading

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October 16, 2009

I was thirteen when I attended Spudfest at the Ojai Valley School Upper Campus. Spudfest is an annual campus-integrating event that introduces students of the Lower Campus to high school life. We had Team Comp(etition) and battled it out in … Continue reading

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