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Zombies in the classroom

Zombies in the classroom

Bradley Davis and Haidyn McKenzie, Lovejoy High School

December 5, 2017


Filed under Assignment Desk, Multimedia, Video

Animation teacher Ray Cooper has students zombify their teachers while turning his classroom into an apocalyptic wasteland in all the while teaching his students photoshop and flash. View the original video here. 

Juniors, seniors take annual trip to Ashland

Juniors, seniors take annual trip to Ashland

Harrison Moon, Sacramento Country Day School

November 29, 2017


Filed under Assignment Desk, Multimedia, Video

Each year, juniors and seniors travel to Ashland, Oregon, for four days during the Oregon Shakespeare Festival. Students watch plays, explore the town of Ashland and experience outdoor activities such as whitewater rafting or bicycling. This year’s featured play was Shakespeare’s “Julius Caesar,”...

Gallery: Watertown shocks Lynnfield

Gallery: Watertown shocks Lynnfield

Elizabeth Allen, Watertown High School

November 13, 2017


Filed under Assignment Desk, Multimedia, Photo

There was something special in the air on Friday night in Lynnfield -- and it wasn’t the 12-degree wind chill. Down by 10 points with less than three minutes remaining, the sixth-seeded Watertown Raiders came away with a stunning upset victory against the top-seeded Lynnfield Pioneers, 38-34, to...

Let’s talk about sexism

Let’s talk about sexism

Anjali Jha, Walt Whitman High School

November 9, 2017


Filed under Assignment Desk, Multimedia, Video

“Ladies, this is not a beach. Cover up your butt, cleavage, and bra straps. Boys, this applies to you too.” Last spring, assistant principal Kathy McHale’s voice rang over the PA system, reminding students of Whitman’s dress code. Following the announcement, now-senior Rabhya Mehrotra went...

I am a Musician: Nehalem Chudnoff

I am a Musician: Nehalem Chudnoff

Yvanna Reyes, Sycamore High School

October 11, 2017


Filed under Multimedia, Video

See the video and more from the series here. 

San Francisco protesters rain down on white supremacy

San Francisco protesters rain down on white supremacy

Connor Lin and Talia Fine, Carlmont High School

September 21, 2017


Filed under Multimedia, News, Video

Rain sprinkled down on San Francisco City Hall as 500 protesters lit candles to stand in solidarity with Charlottesville, Virginia. As the wind blew signs across the park, citizens stepped forward to share the stories of prejudice and injustice in their lives. On Aug. 12 in Charlottesville, Virginia,...

Dichromats in the classroom: Students and teachers discuss colorblindness

Dichromats in the classroom: Students and teachers discuss colorblindness

Hannah Hoffmann, Parkway West High School

May 5, 2017


Filed under Multimedia, Video

Band teacher experiences the life of a Marine

Band teacher experiences the life of a Marine

Maria Landa, South Mountain High School

December 23, 2016


Filed under Multimedia

It might surprise South Mountain students to know that, over the summer, music teacher and band director Stuart Bailey traded his baton for a rifle. Bailey got the opportunity to experience life on a Marine Corps base. The 8th Marine Corp District invited 60 educators – teachers, counselors, and administrators...