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Using a SMART board requires smarts:Teachers divided on usage of SMART boards

Using a SMART board requires smarts:Teachers divided on usage of SMART boards

December 3, 2010

When students walk into a science, math, English or social studies class, they are almost guaranteed to see a SMART Board. These big electronic whiteboards seem to have found their way at the front of most classrooms on the second and third floors, and are used to display notes, worksheets, websites, movies and more. However, whil...

September 8, 2010 | At Long Last

September 8, 2010 | At Long Last

September 8, 2010

9:50 a.m. After a week long delay, the student handbooks have finally been given out to the Staples community. A necessary tool to help keep students organized and informed of school rules, the Staples handbook is required to be in everyone's possession....

Personal Finance Education Class Proposed by Math Dept. for 2011–12 School Year

Personal Finance Education Class Proposed by Math Dept. for 2011–12 School Year

February 24, 2010

Phil Huber ’11 Staff Writer A personal financial management class will now be offered at the beginning of the upcoming school year. According to the course catalogue, the focus of this course will be using mathematics as a tool in developing financial literacy skills. Topics covered in the course will include: earnings, banking, credit cards, loans,...

Tweet-On: Twitter Invades Staples

Tweet-On: Twitter Invades Staples

November 24, 2009

Ian Phillips '10 A&E Editor CORRECTION APPENDED Created in 2006 by Jack Dorsey, the social networking site Twitter suddenly became a worldwide phenomenon this year. What separates Twitter from most social networking sites is that it functions simply as a status updater. Mini-statuses, called “tweets...

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