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Skills developed in class are more important than content

December 19, 2018

However, some say that standardizing curriculum is beneficial, as it establishes the foundations of every field. Although the classes may lack in creativity, the skills they are instilling in the students will help them in their daily lives once they begin their  “In our particular Carlmont demographic community, parents are (highly motivated) and have pushed for more AP classes and demanded al...

Carlmont students can join Chess Club to play a friendly game with their peers or challenger their strategy skills.

Chess Club helps students learn strategy

May 22, 2017

Not everyone pictures chess when they want to play something fun, but chess can truly be a fun and engaging activity. The Carlmont Chess Club led by math teacher Michael Skrable...

In the words of Charlie Buxton,

Teens need to learn to master the ‘game’ of high school

January 30, 2015

A concentrated chess player studies the game board carefully and calculates her next move. She made foolish mistakes in her amateur days by rushing into action unprepared, but...

How to Survive High School Day 19: Learn to balance sports and school

How to Survive High School Day 19: Learn to balance sports and school

September 19, 2013

Student athletes really are a need breed of students. Somehow student athletes go to school, practice, and do homework all in one day. As a freshman I tried to do it all:...

Club provides students with opportunity to learn about Japanese culture

May 2, 2012

[media-credit name="Created by Crushart on DeviantArt" align="aligncenter" width="200"][/media-credit]The J-Pop Culture Club was started this year by President Denise Chan and...

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