Category: Opinion

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The iPad in School

  Imagine a world where students don’t need to carry around textbooks because their books reside on their iPad, which they have with them in every class. If each student had an iPad in...

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Internet Negativity

Adolescents are becoming increasingly attached to technology. Relationships are being built online or through phones. Keyboards and keypads are becoming the keys to their hearts. Technology was designed in part to provide new ways...

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Music in School

It’s not uncommon to see high school and college students walking around with headphones in their ears, blaring music. This is enjoyable, but is it a good to do while studying? A multitude of...

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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...