Characteristics in Great Teachers

Lane Kohl

April 4, 2014

Filed under News, Opinion, Student Life

A positive experience with one of your teachers throughout your life is something every student wishes they could acquire.  In this student-teacher relationship, you get to learn what the other is like and figure out great characteristics...

What Makes a Great Teacher

Erin Novak

April 4, 2014

Filed under News, Opinion, Student Life

The difference between an “ok” teacher to a “great” teacher is their willingness to go above and beyond. Great teachers challenge students through a hardworking but comfortable environment. They bring a bang to the topic...

What Makes a Great Teacher?

Nala Paulsen

April 4, 2014

Filed under News, Opinion, Student Life

Most students have experienced both good and bad teaching. There are many qualities of a great teacher. I think every good teacher should be able to push their students, be a good communicator, be able to evaluate himself and...

What Makes A Great Teacher?

Austin Konen

April 4, 2014

Filed under News, Opinion, Student Life

Teachers are the guide to our future. That’s why we need good ones in this world. If you don’t have good teachers, you don’t have good kids and our future could be ruined. Many things make a good teacher, but there are three...

Going From Good to Great

Caroline Bong

April 4, 2014

Filed under News, Opinion, Student Life

An instructor, a role model, and an inspiration.  To be known as all three of these is the ultimate goal of a teacher.   These achievements are what separate teachers from great teachers. The hardest grade level to teach ...

A Push to Teach

Alec Harmeyer

April 4, 2014

Filed under News, Opinion, Student Life

Growing up and being required to go to school can be rough for many students no matter what age. With the difficulties in life (such as trying to find friends, being bullied, or even if things are good), there needs to be something...

What Makes a Great Teacher?

Emily Parr

April 4, 2014

Filed under News, Opinion, Student Life

What makes a great teacher? Is it a teacher that makes jokes and makes the class laugh or is a teacher that? Or is it a teacher that gives you a lot of help and one-on-one time? A teacher to me is a dedicated, compassionate person...

Divergent Wins the Gold

Erin Novak

April 1, 2014

Filed under News, Opinion

The film adaptation Divergent premiered in theaters on Friday, March 24th. Divergent became number one in theaters over the weekend making it the second highest grossing movie so far this year.   Although the movie did make a...

Zac Efron Stars in Newest Romantic Comedy

Caroline Bong

January 31, 2014

Filed under News, Opinion

Thirty two movies. Sixteen awards. And one actor.   Since his premier in High School Musical in 2006, Zac Efron has become a household name.  Efron is most well known for his roles in 17 Again, Hairspray, and Charlie St. C...

X Games: Mainstream Winter Sports?

Rosemary Belson

January 31, 2014

Filed under News, Opinion

Since 1995, the X Games have acted as the world stage for extreme sports. Over the years, the televised competition has attracted mainstream attention to the underground world of these cutting edge sports. Skateboarding and...

Do kids parents know their kids are drinking?

Julianna Hitchcock

January 17, 2014

Filed under News, Opinion

According to Holly Epstein Ojalvo, teen drinking in high school has been increasing over the years and some parents have no idea that their kids are drinking right under their noses. There was a survey that was taken and put...

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