The Voice

Balancing safety and academics during inclement weather

Staff Editorial

April 4, 2018

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This school year alone has seen seven school cancellations due to winter weather. The purpose of these cancellations was to ensure the safety of students and faculty. It is common knowledge that winter weather makes driving mo...

Standardized tests are not as important as they seem

Staff Editorial

April 4, 2018

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The spring of junior year is an extremely busy and potentially stressful time for students. They are expected to keep their grades up while balancing the start of the college process and preparing for Advanced Placement exams. T...

Take the time to learn

Staff Editorial

December 10, 2016

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Technological developments of recent years have made our gadgets increasingly central to our lives. We have taken smartphones, tablets, computers, and game consoles and all the other bits of technology in our everyday lives for...

The real dangers of “reality TV”

Staff Editorial

December 10, 2016

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Time and time again, our past election cycle has been compared to reality television. Some have voiced approval of this change of pace, claiming that by carrying himself like the reality TV star he used to be, President-elect...

Summer is time to give back

June 10, 2016

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With the summer coming up, the stress of managing a billion different things dies down, and suddenly we’re plagued with more time than we know what do with. Instead of spending days laying around in front of a TV or in...

Sensible budget emerges from rocky road

Staff Editorial

April 8, 2016

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The district is one of the better-performing ones in the state and nation. Over the years, the district has received support from the Board of Education, Town Council and town voters. This year’s budget tells a similar story...

Student rounds benefit education

Staff Editorial

February 12, 2016

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 It seems as though student opinions and perspectives are not always heard. Now armed with the ability to incorporate students into instructional rounds, these rounds become beneficial for both faculty and students as multipl...

Society impacts women

Staff Editorial

December 18, 2015

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For centuries we have raised our women in a culture that both influences and critiques their every move. A child who grows up with aspirations of a large, loving family can be criticized for undervaluing her importance and reducing her...

SAT is the better test

SAT is the better test

October 30, 2015

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