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Opinion: Reject unhealthy emphases on school, workplace productivity

Opinion: Reject unhealthy emphases on school, workplace productivity

Laura Schmidt-Hong January 24, 2018

(Graphic by Joelle Sugianto) Twice every week, I watch videos posted by one of a sea of so-called “study YouTubers,” gurus with uber-neat handwriting; uber-list-loving organization; and, ultimately,...

Tiger Question: How do you feel about AP testing?

The Newtonite May 6, 2016

by Laura Schmidt-Hong Tiger Question: How do you feel about AP testing and standardized testing in general?   “I don’t think it’s a good measure of student’s intelligence. Everyone responds...

Tiger Question: How do you feel now that it’s Term Four?

The Newtonite May 1, 2016

by Laura Schmidt-Hong Tiger Question: How do you feel now that it’s Term Four? “I’m just excited for summer.” - Senior Alessandra Bianchi   “I’m a senior, so I’m not stressed at all....

Student-athletes find positive ways to handle stress

Student-athletes find positive ways to handle stress

The Newtonite November 24, 2014

by MacKenzie Silvia With stress in teenagers skyrocketing, it is important for teens to be able to manage their time in a positive way while still having time for extracurriculars. Students have different...

Psychologist discusses stress in students

The Newtonite October 24, 2014

by Nicky Kaufman and Andrew Mannix Thursday night in the auditorium, this school welcomed Dr. Michael Thompson to speak about his book “The Pressured Child,” which discusses the stresses placed on...

Person on the Street: Junior Stress

Person on the Street: Junior Stress

The Newtonite March 11, 2014

by Maya Metser Upon juggling SAT preparations, writing the junior thesis, and classes in general, juniors talk about their stress, how they deal with it, and share advice about how to manage time most...

Despite cons, students frequently procrastinate

The Newtonite March 7, 2012

[media-credit name="Jenny Lewis" align="alignnone" width="300"][/media-credit]Freshmen Haley Ring, Sofia Espada and Lauren Manley spend study hall using their cellphones instead of doing homework. by...

Students find ways to balance jobs, school work

The Newtonite October 28, 2011

[media-credit name="Jacob Schwartz" align="alignleft" width="300"][/media-credit]Junior Izzy Rosenblatt works at Newtonville Pet some days after school. by Julia Oran In the past few years, studies have...

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