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Taking the test: COVID-19 edition

Taking the test: COVID-19 edition
Exploring the importance of the SAT and ACT during a pandemic
October 20, 2020
Exploring the importance of the SAT and ACT during a pandemic

Examining the impact of distance learning on course rigor

Examining the impact of distance learning on course rigor
Fewer synchronous meetings and adjustments to online platforms leads to teachers determining what’s essential
September 17, 2020
Fewer synchronous meetings and adjustments to online platforms leads to teachers determining what’s essential

Out of Time

Out of Time
Reflecting on the lack of tennis I’ve played in recent months
December 18, 2018

haven’t played tennis in four weeks and I didn’t even realize it. I haven’t gone to the court or even picked up my racket. For a player who would practice for three hours every day on the weekdays...

Thinking inside the box

Thinking inside the box
November 18, 2015

AP Physics I has a reputation as one of MVHS’ toughest classes — it might be that reputation that led students, over the span of three years, to contribute to a Dropbox for the course, containing...

Taking the PSAT requires remedial action

Taking the PSAT requires remedial action
October 29, 2009

October's PSAT was accompanied by a twist when the school ran out of tests    When the school ran out of testing materials for the October PSAT, administration acted quickly to remedy the...

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