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Administrator Turnover Rate Raises Concerns

News

Administrator Turnover Rate Raises Concerns

CINDY LUO News Editor AMBER LI Staff Writer Administrator turnover rate in education is defined as the rate of which administrators in a school leave their jobs. A recent study by the National Education Policy Center (NEPC) shows that high principal turnover rate often leads to greater teacher turnover, which in turn can have a
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Features

A Journalist’s Choice

CAROLINE REN Editor in Chief From natural disaster sites to areas torn apart by political conflict, journalists undertake journeys both literal and metaphorical to display to the public aspects of life that would otherwise remain unseen. A journalist’s role is to speak out about issues that impact individuals, including matters that may be difficult to
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The Right to Speak

BARRY CHEUNG Staff Writer The First Amendment is the foundation of the United States Constitution; it ensures the people of the U.S. their natural rights. However, some of these freedoms have their limits, such as the freedom of speech and the freedom of press. The extent of these limits has been questioned multiple times. One
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The World at Their Backs

JOSEPH NEY-JUN Staff Writer On Jan. 7, two members of al-Qaeda assaulted the satirical weekly magazine Charlie Hebdo in Paris. They killed 12 and injured 11 others. Since then, large rallies have been held in Paris, and France has received support from other parts of the world as well. According to Mashable, the French government
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MOOR Viewpoints: What do you hope to accomplish this year?

“I would like to be more involved in clubs I’m in, interact in class more and be more involved in activities in the Quad at lunch.” -Jennifer Castro, senior “My resolution is to enjoy the little things in life like spending time with friends.” -Justin Imaa, junior “I hope that this year I can make
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Administrator Stability Lost in Shuffle Administrator Stability Lost in Shuffle

ELTON HO Copy Editor With countless tasks to be managed and a large faculty that needs to be supported, all schools benefit from a strong principal. However, with the national principal turnover rate being as high as it is, many schools across the country find themselves struggling to find consistent leadership. New policies or curriculums
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AIGAT YOUR BACK: The Fault in Our Media

SUSANNA AIGA Opinions Editor I understand that the media’s intent is not always to present us with reality. I know that it is inevitable that reality is often lost to cinematic effects or some other aesthetic appeal in the name of art. However, in terms of mental or physical illness, with which real people are
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Girls’ Basketball Rebounds After Previous Season Girls’ Basketball Rebounds After Previous Season

KEVIN KONG Sports Editor Just a year from an 0-10 record and last place rank in Almont League, the varsity girls’ basketball team hits the courts once again in hopes of making strides through the rankings. The team concluded their preseason in early January with a preseason record of 6-10. The girls began this season
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Wrestling Pins Their Way Down to League Finals

WILLIAM RODRIGUEZ Staff Writer With the 2015 Almont League Wrestling Finals approaching, the JV wrestling team is leaning toward ending their season on a positive note. As of Jan. 14, the Moors hold a (3-1) record which gives them a first place ranking amongst the six teams in the Almont League. “The [key to our
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