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Are finals worth all the stress and frustration?

Are finals worth all the stress and frustration?

Amanda Brooks

January 30, 2020

High-schoolers hear that finals make or break their grades all the time. In the case of students who are doing well, that statement doesn’t really bother them. However, students who are on the edge of a letter grade, freak out. The problem with finals is that there are so many tests to study for in a...

Too much stress has negative impacts on students

Too much stress has negative impacts on students

Skylar Sharkey

March 19, 2018

In recent years, studies have found that the amount of homework that students undertake each week has spiked in the last few years. According to a survey of 1,000 K-12 teachers, teachers assign as much as three and a half hours of homework per week. If a student is taking multiple high intensity classes...

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