Category: Opinion

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Movies in School to Enhance Learning

Teachers have been using movies to supplement their lessons with increased frequency. But does this help with students’ studies, or does it give them a free period to take a nap? Sometimes a movie...

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Flipped Classroom

Would you be opposed to doing your homework during class and listening to lectures at home? Classroom flipping is an educational strategy that is catching on at schools around the country. The traditional learning...

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Class Specific Study Tips

Civitas American History Biology Math Civitas Flash cards for quick facts Read over all your homework assignments Use Mr. Jenisch’s study method: make up what short answer questions you think will be on the...

Study-Time Stress Relievers

As exam week approaches, stress levels tend to rise. Being prepared for your exams is important, but studying every waking hour for an entire week is not possible. Short study breaks can help you...

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Hanover Always Ahead in Girls Sports

After the enactment of the Title IX Educational amendments in 1972, all gender-based discrimination regarding the participation in educational programs and activities receiving Federal funding became illegal. This amendment requires equal attention and funds...

Homework, Waste of Time or Learning Aid?

Ask the average high school student how much homework he/she receives on a daily basis, and you will most likely hear anywhere between one and four hours. The amount of nightly homework has increased...

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Common Ground

For the past 14 years, Common Ground has been a big part of Thursdays at Hanover High School. Common Ground is a school wide program where students go to homeroom every Thursday during what...

Sports Pride

At Hanover High, many students take pride in athletics. Usually, a solid amount of students attend the big games for most sports. While the amount of students at these events is good, there is...

HHS Custodial Staff, 2012-2013. Back Row:Paul Truman, Earl Miller, Gerald Berger; Front Row: Supervisor Bill Buchanan, Bob Ogama, Nader Joseph. Out at time of photo: Mike Shea, Tammie Severance (Morning Shift).

Unsung Heroes

In a  school there are a lot of unsung heroes, like teachers, students, and café staff. However, one department often doesn’t get the full recognition it deserves. That’s why our custodians are symbols of...

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I’m okay with text abbreviations —lol, u, omw, l8tr— but Twitter users have mangled the English language with their excessive use of text abbreviations. As an example: “I dont knw what im doing, maybe...