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Students And Teachers Alike Adjust To Remote Learning

Students And Teachers Alike Adjust To Remote Learning
While teachers struggle to make connections and make content enjoyable, students struggle to keep up.
October 28, 2020

Online school is a new experience for teachers and students alike. Everyone is going through the common experience of adjusting to the differences between in-person and online school, as well as the problems...

TikTok’s Wavering Future

TikTok's Wavering Future
Plans to covert TikTok from a Chinese-owned company into a U.S. one await a federal judge's decision
October 28, 2020

TikTok, the social media sensation among Gen Z, has been dodging missiles from the U.S. government for months now. The accusation of the Chinese-owned app exploiting user’s data and the rumors of it...

Brooke Willse Selected As Semi-Finalist Playbill Contest

Brooke Willse Selected As Semi-Finalist Playbill Contest
Willse was one of 30 semifinalists in the "Search for a Star" contest
October 28, 2020

Playbill, a monthly U.S. magazine for theatergoers, hosted a nation-wide contest, “Search For A Star,” in hopes of offering grand theatrical opportunities to aspiring musical theatre performers. Throughout...

Pandemic Delays Driver’s Licenses and Permits

Pandemic Delays Driver's Licenses and Permits
Even with DMV offices reopened, many teens face delays fulfilling this traditional rite of passage
October 28, 2020

Most teens are eager to take a trip to the DMV for their driver’s license as soon as they turn 16. However, due to the unexpected shutdowns from the pandemic, those wishes to get a license were put on...

Results from the Statewide DECA Conference

Results from the Statewide DECA Conference
March 1, 2020

Roleplay Medals (best role-play  the judge had in the event): Cara Mack- Business Services Marketing Nik Vashi- Entrepreneurship Blake Connolly & Chris Guccio- Sports Team Decision Making Kathleen...

ACT undergoes changes to increase opportunity for students

ACT undergoes changes to increase opportunity for students
January 15, 2020

Starting Sept. 20 of 2020, the ACT test will undergo changes that will implement more opportunities for students to increase their scores. A few of these options include specific section retesting, superscoring...

Trio Earns Superior Rating at Spanish Competition

Trio Earns Superior Rating at Spanish Competition
Competition requires students to only speak Spanish to three fluent speakers
December 9, 2019

How's your Spanish speaking skills? Seniors Anthony Lamberti and Hope Dominique and junior Mary Kathryn Hederick tested out their skills at a Spanish competition at UNC-Chapel Hill Dec. 5. After...

MVP Math Elicits Mixed Feelings

MVP Math Elicits Mixed Feelings
November 27, 2019

There has been some public disagreement regarding the math curriculum and the way the lessons are being taught, involving the MVP Math Curriculum. At the end of last school year, a group of students...

Vaping Illnesses Continue to Rise

Vaping Illnesses Continue to Rise
Teens react to troubling national trend
November 26, 2019

The risks of vaping are becoming increasingly more dangerous. It started off with people sharing stories via social media about collapsed lungs, but it is now to the point of talk shows talking about the...

Check out the New Print Edition Here

Check out the New Print Edition Here
November 25, 2019

https://issuu.com/forestfireonline/docs/issue_1_2019-20

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