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Money-making magic: teen small businesses in the time of COVID

Money-making magic: teen small businesses in the time of COVID
November 21, 2020

While COVID-19 has been responsible for spikes in unemployment and the permanent closure of many local mom and pop shops, a new generation of student entrepreneurs has begun to rise amid the economic uncertainty.   “I’d...

CON: Should students be required to show their faces during distance learning?

CON: Should students be required to show their faces during distance learning?
October 30, 2020

(See the PRO side here.) Alarms ringing!  Scrambling out of bed!  Rushing to open the computer to get to the Zoom link and clicking on the option to “Join without Video.”  Sound familiar?  Despite...

PRO: Should students be required to show their faces during distance learning?

PRO: Should students be required to show their faces during distance learning?
October 30, 2020

(See the CON side here.) With the start of distance learning, students have been eager to complain about the inconveniences and problems they face, while not realizing that they contribute to one of...

Distance Learning proves challenging for both staff and students

A Helping Hand: Junior Takeyia Thompson sometimes has to leave her own classes to assist her second grade sister, Maliyah, and must email her teachers after class to explain or ask questions.
Fearing for their family members’ health, hundreds of students choose year-long distance learning option
October 30, 2020

If students had been told a year ago that they would be able to attend class while still in their pajamas — and even still in bed — most students would have jumped at the chance.  Today, however,...

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