As stated in a Forbes article, an average American family spends an estimated $1,700 on clothing every year, nearly 3.5% of of their total expenses (Johnson 1). Purchasing school uniforms can potentially save parents large sums of money as they would need to be purchased on a less often basis than normal clothing. A study […]

Honors English Nine 26 April 2019 The Issues With High School Starting Times The starting times of high schools are excessively early to be healthy for students. Surprisingly, most schools in the United States of America follow exceedingly early schedules. Studies show that the starting times of high schools have detrimental effects on students. These […]

Students spend a large part of their day in the classroom during the school year. Medical experts have found that to focus for such a long time, students need to be well rested. Because of a combination of late bedtime and early school start time, many students do not get the recommended amount of sleep. […]

The future of technology and education is all up to speculation but saying that technology is being innovated every day. Even while I was in high school tech was being introduced in multiple ways. In the beginning of high school, we started getting flat screen televisions and our teachers where using them as white boards. […]

“There’s no sound more dreadful than the shrill scream of a morning alarm clock, especially when you have a stressful day ahead–and got what felt like minutes of sleep the night before” (“Should Schools”). During the week, the early start of school is a key reason why students wake up when they do. The mixture […]

This research study will investigate the start time of high schools. The goal is to research how early start times for schools can impact the academic achievement as well as the mental health of students at a high school in Washtenaw County, Michigan. The two questions that will be the focus of the research are: […]

School uniforms always cause a huge debate amongst parents and students. The big controversy surrounding school uniforms is whether or not they are great for schools. While most parents and students argue that they save time while other parents argue that some parents cannot afford their child’s uniform because it is too expensive. Most student’s […]