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Moynihan fosters a welcoming classroom environment

Moynihan fosters a welcoming classroom environment

September 23, 2018

Starting this 2018-19 school year, a fresh face has entered the teaching staff of the Biotechnology Institute of Carlmont High School (BTI). After teaching seventh-grade hi...

What advisers do for students goes beyond the classroom

What advisers do for students goes beyond the classroom

April 15, 2016

Sweat runs down your face. You are shaking and can't stop tapping your nails on the desk where the letter from your top journalism college choice sits. Taking a deep breat...

Former computer designer seeks fun classroom environment

Former computer designer seeks fun classroom environment

October 8, 2014

Scott Chan, a former computer designer, is now helping students with science. Chan is a new teacher at Carlmont. He taught physics at Junipero Serra High School in San Mateo...

Chemistry teacher pursues passions in and out of the classroom

Chemistry teacher pursues passions in and out of the classroom

February 18, 2014

Joshua Engberg spends time in H20 and Na, but not while teaching Chemistry in the classroom. Engberg grew up in the Santa Cruz county with a love for surfing. Engberg said, ...

Podio introduces technology to the classroom

Podio introduces technology to the classroom

October 3, 2013

The introduction of a website has redefined the structure of classes at Carlmont and could be the beginning of a technological takeover of the campus. Joseph Hill, a teacher of senior Eng...

Flipping the classroom: the new teaching technique

Flipping the classroom: the new teaching technique

September 21, 2012

Teachers at Carlmont are trying a new style of teaching called “flipping the classroom” that allows more time in class for school work. “Flipping the classroom” means...

The fight for classroom control continues

Gabriela d'Souza, Staff Writer

December 7, 2011

English teachers attended a school board meeting today to voice their opinion on the increasing loss of control in their own classrooms. The Sequoia Union High School District held a vote to decided if it should pilot a program in English I/II Strategic (support) classes during the second semester that would give teachers specific guidelines, reading materials, and strategies with which they must...

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