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With scheduling for next school year underway, CHS classes attempt to combine benefits of knowledge acquisition, real-world application

With scheduling for next school year underway, CHS classes attempt  to combine benefits of knowledge acquisition, real-world application

Sophia Hawkins and Uma Kandallu

January 23, 2020

Senior Ruby Sanders wants to be an ecologist when she leaves high school. When she was younger, she loved being outdoors and was deeply fascinated by the inner workings of nature. Ecology seemed the natural course of action, a culmination of her lifelong curiosities.  Already, Sanders takes elective classes, such as bo...

Making the Cut: As students schedule for next year, classes at J. Everett Light prepare them for professional careers

Making the Cut: As students schedule for next year, classes at  J. Everett Light prepare them for professional careers

Kalea Miao and Jessica Mo

January 25, 2018

On the campus of North Central High School in Indianapolis lies the J. Everett Light Career Center. In the cosmetology department, music plays as student cut, color and style hair. Senior Windle Fray chats with her client as she cuts, blow dries and straightens the light-blonde locks of her client. The two l...

Keep Mindfulness in Mind: As finals week approaches, students, teachers evaluate another way to alleviate stress: mindfulness.

Keep Mindfulness in Mind: As finals week approaches, students, teachers evaluate another way to alleviate stress: mindfulness.

Lin-Lin Mo

December 14, 2017

Every Gold Day, junior Aubrie Bradbury comfortably sits crossed-legged and leans against large bean bags for back support during meditation exercises, directed over the speakers. She follows its directions, inhaling and exhaling when told, sometimes smiling when something unexpected interrupts the flow. She...

REPA III changes teaching license requirements

REPA III changes teaching license requirements

News

October 10, 2014

The Indiana State Board of Education has recently approved changes to Rules for Education Preparation and Accountability (REPA III), which now states that applicants can begin teaching without teaching degrees, as long as they have a bachelor’s degree and 3.0 GPA in the subject area they want to teach,...

Kids’ Corner preschoolers end semester Nov. 28

Beats

December 2, 2011

The Kids’ Corner preschoolers will have their last classes of the semester the week of Nov. 28, according to Kids’ Corner teacher Kimberly Lenzo. The Kids' Corner program allows seniors to have the chance to teach a preschool class. Hannah Elliott, Kids’ Corner member and senior, said she...

Kids’ Corner students learn from experience, make lesson plans for ‘When I Grow Up’ theme

Kids’ Corner students learn from experience, make lesson plans for ‘When I Grow Up’ theme

Beats

October 10, 2011

Kids’ Corner is a class where seniors have the opportunity to teach a preschool class. According to Kids’ Corner teacher Kimberly Lenzo, the preschoolers had their first day on Sept. 21, but even after a few weeks of teaching, the seniors continue to meet and overcome obstacles each day. “The...