The Rider Chronicle

Modding the Game

Jacob H. Wooten, Reporter, Website Manager

March 23, 2017

Changing America’s education cannot be done easily or quickly. Change takes time and commitment. The Human Right of Education is stated in Article 26 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, drafted by the United Nations on December 10, 1948, stating that; “Education shall be directed to the full deve...

Playing the Game

Jacob H. Wooten, Reporter, Website Manager

March 23, 2017

America’s education is based on a market-logic with many glitches. An “input-output” relationship that focuses on student’s accountability for colleges; representing and advertising the college with the student’s degree. This puts heavy emphasis on curriculum standards (Common Core) which u...

New Rules to Race

New Rules to Race

Anaya Williams, Reporter

September 28, 2015

To avoid the GPA race, a redesign of the configuration of GPA will affect students graduating in 2018 and after. “Students in the past have what we call ‘played the GPA game’,” college and career counselor Julie Johnson said. “They will do anything they can to be number one or number two,...

Top 10 Made the Grade

Top 10 Made the Grade

Makayla Schnaufer, Reporter

June 3, 2015

Elleana Majdinasab felt a sense of relief. She would be the Valedictorian for the 2015 senior class. Top spot was something she had worked for since freshman year.

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