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New ‘patriotic’ AP U.S. History curriculum would cause much more harm than good

New ‘patriotic’ AP U.S. History curriculum would cause much more harm than good

By Joe Jolley, Ballard HS, Seattle

November 20, 2014

This is a very clear attempt at censoring the uglier parts of U.S. history. Not only would this new “patriotic” course deprive students of a proper education, it would also be extremely damaging to the country it claims to be defending if implemented on any sort of large scale.

‘Global Nomads’ connect with students in Middle East

‘Global Nomads’ connect with students in Middle East

By Talia Trackim and Taylor Marouchoc

May 28, 2014

A group of 26 freshmen find themselves face to face with students from Pakistan and Afghanistan once a month.