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Math Tutoring and the ESL Student Challenge

Math Tutoring and the ESL Student Challenge

The Introduction After a few months of our practice challenge, we finally made it to the real thing. One fateful day in October, we were presented with both our new groups and our new challenge: “how might we increase the use of manipulatives to teach Math in our...
ScreenFest Coming Near You (hopefully)

ScreenFest Coming Near You (hopefully)

Yippity doo! The school year just flew by like a kangaroo, so let’s take a trip to the past crew. Apart from participating in AP Seminar, we were introduced to Student Design Lab. Student Design Lab or SDL is a course focused on learning the process and using creative...
Classroom Chaos, Meet the Butterfly Organizer!

Classroom Chaos, Meet the Butterfly Organizer!

We were all third graders once. Do you remember the chaos? We all remember walking in single file lines and sitting in the lunchroom with our friends. We remember assigned seats, the teachers we liked, and the teachers we didn’t. The one thing we seem to forget is how...
Teen Athletes, Don’t Be Naive, Wear Sunscreen.

Teen Athletes, Don’t Be Naive, Wear Sunscreen.

By: Jenan Hazazi, Kevin Taylor, and Emily Moran It is hard to try to come up with a solution to a problem that has no solution. How did we go about that? We are a team from Student Design Lab who were challenged to create a teen skin cancer campaign by Fox Chase...
The Evolution of SprayTheRays

The Evolution of SprayTheRays

By: Katie LaPlaunt, Ava Chebruch, and Erta Fonda As we are edging closer to the end of our sophomore year at William Tennent High School, we wanted to take the opportunity to reflect on our work with Fox Chase Cancer Center. At the beginning of this year as part of...