The Voice

Finally shaking off cold feets

Marek Makowski

May 6, 2012

Blake Klein is furious. He’s in middle school and he just got into another fight with his parents.  It’s nothing serious, just normal teenager stuff. It’s about grades. Again. Klein storms up the stairs to his bedroom where he slams the door with all his might.  The portraits on the wal...

Student teacher Amanda Palarz learns as she teaches her students

Franca Onyibor

March 25, 2012

Fifth hour, what is meant to be her study hall and time to get her workload in check, Amanda Palarz instead volunteers to help students prepare for the cellular respiration test they must take today. What her students may not know is Palarz is actually learning more from them. It has been several months since Amanda Palarz began working at ...

Middle school