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Topics in American Education: The mysterious case of unilingual graduates

The Newtonite February 28, 2013

by Peter Diamond Different students tend to approach their secondary education from different angles—some see high school as a necessary step to get into their top-choice college. Others see these four...

Administrators, teachers consider balancing consistency, equity and creativity

The Newtonite February 25, 2013

[polldaddy poll=6922810] by Elena Schwartz There has been an ongoing debate in the world of education on how to create consistency in the curriculum and equity in grading while allowing for teacher freedom. President...

Hilda Karp adds energy, wisdom to Language Lab

The Newtonite June 6, 2012

[media-credit name="Maliha Ali" align="alignright" width="300"][/media-credit]“I loved when students came up years later after they were in college. I could see that this school had given them such a...

Column: Exchange trips enrich learning

The Newtonite March 15, 2012

[media-credit name="Emma Hanselman" align="alignnone" width="300"][/media-credit]French teacher Suzanne Putzeys, students on the French exchange and their exchange students pose for a photo. by Connor...

Language department revises French sequence

The Newtonite January 13, 2012

by Samantha Libraty Beginning next year, the French honors sequence will be revised to include a fourth year honors course to precede French 5 Advanced Placement language, according to world language department...

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