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Many students plan out their work by checking Canvas and writing a schedule in their planners.

The advantages and hardships of distance learning

March 29, 2020

On March 16, the first day of distance learning, Carlmont students opened their eyes to rooms full of sunlight, likely feeling refreshed from a good night's rest and the option...

The new classrooms for Charter Learning Center. They are made out of recycled shipping containers and are located above the Tierra Linda Middle School/Charter Learning Center campus.

Charter Learning Center relocates campus

May 7, 2018

After 23 years of sharing a campus with Tierra Linda Middle School (TL), Charter Learning Center (CLC) will have its own campus. Charter is relocating due to the recent addi...

Many graduates have liberal political viewpoints.

Educational experience determines political beliefs

February 13, 2018

The United States of America is rarely united. For much of America’s history, its political climate has been divided. And, according to Pew Research Center, the political ...

Sarah Nissov, a junior, writes down her tests for the week so she can study efficiently.

Teachers advocate for test retakes

November 10, 2016

Students don't want to see themselves fail.  After receiving a poor grade on a test, many students store the paper away and never look back at it. However, in many cases, one ...

Foreign language teacher Roberta Scott speaks into a microphone when she teaches in order to project her voice over the sound produced by the construction outside of her classroom.

Construction creates substandard learning environments

October 6, 2016

As students diligently work inside classrooms located in T-hall and U-hall, construction of the new S-wing rages on outside. This construction provides various distractions ...

A mural in Selma, Ala.

Learning about the Civil Rights Movement from the Civil Rights Movement

September 9, 2014

There is not a more direct and personal way of learning about history than experiencing it through the people who made it at the locations where it occurred. Carlmont students...

Students watch the CPR demonstration

Learning how to save lives

April 23, 2014

A life or death situation can occur at any time. With this in mind, administrators implemented the cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) training program into the freshman physical...

Many Carlmont students use the Netflix app to watch their favorite shows and movies on smart phones and tablets.

Deep Learning improves Netflix recs

February 19, 2014

Netflix is currently working to improve the quality of their system’s movie recommendations with technology that will mimic the functions of a human brain. This technology is calle...

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