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Beaver recognized by the Daughters of the American Revolution: Photo of the Day 3/27/19

Beaver recognized by the Daughters of the American Revolution: Photo of the Day 3/27/19

by Alexis Fowler, Editor

March 27, 2019


Filed under Photo of the Day, Spring 2019

“Jeb’s area of expertise is not limited solely to history, he is our resident “Economics Guru," said FCPS Social Studies Curriculum Specialist Colleen Bernard Social studies teacher Janvier Beaver was announced the 2019 winner of the Carollton Manor Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revol...

Sarah Gunn talks economics

Sarah Gunn talks economics

by Peyton Johnson, Reporter

December 4, 2018


Filed under Fall 2018, News, Showcase

On December 3, economic education specialist Sarah Gunn talked to students in PREP about the Federal Reserve. Gunn taught about the importance of the Federal Reserve in students' lives and how the choices they will make later in life relate to the Federal Reserve. Many people think the primary pu...

Why we should not lower the voting age

Why we should not lower the voting age

by Alex Dembeck, Reporter

November 19, 2018


Filed under Fall 2018, Opinion, Showcase

Would allowing teens to vote at 16 have changed the midterm elections? Probably. After students began to use their voice in light of tragedies, such as the Parkland shooting, many politicians have acknowledged that teens aren’t simply focused on their social lives. They are worried about their futures...

This is not a drill: The evolution of school violence and shootings

This is not a drill: The evolution of school violence and shootings

by Ethan Hart, Reporter

April 24, 2017


Filed under News

Four months ago, I sat in the middle of the lunchroom, going through my Twitter and Snapchat. Suddenly, a friend of mine from Oakdale High School frantically texted me, “Someone’s about to shoot up our school.” Worriedly, I asked what was happening. She responded to me, “I left. My mom took m...

C-Span bus visits LHS: Photo of the Day 12/6/16

C-Span bus visits LHS: Photo of the Day 12/6/16

by Jake Bolger, Reporter

December 6, 2016


Filed under Fall 2016, Photo of the Day

Students social studies and journalism classes toured the mobile unit C-SPAN bus on December 6.  The bus was parked in the overlook parking lot and groups of 12 students at a time took part in a presentation and activities. The C Span Bus is a vehicle used by the C-SPAN television network. C-SPAN stands for...

My favorite app… Quizlet: Janvier Beaver

My favorite app… Quizlet: Janvier Beaver

by Emily Reed, Reporter

October 12, 2015


Filed under Features, Showcase

This is the third in a Lancer Media series exploring technology in the classroom. Read the other stories in the series about Google Classroom, and Quick Elements. Tired of paper flashcards? History teacher Janvier Beaver recommends the app Quizlet that will eventually eliminate paper flashcards. Quizl...

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