What Woodside can learn from Finland’s Education System

Daniela Thorne, Staff Writer

March 7

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Woodside High School students wait anxiously for the bell while their math and science classes drag on, while in Finland students are relaxed as they learn about topics such as climate change. With minimal homework, and encouraged play t...

Senioritis Hits Class of 2017

Sarah Preston and Olivia Dumas

March 7

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Woodside High School seniors have been struck by a deadly disease. Attendance, effort, and the overall mood of the class of 2017 is dropping quickly due to this crippling epidemic. Senioritis is preventing seniors across the ...

Where did Snapchat and Instagram Go?

Stefan Sujansky, Politics Editor

March 7

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WOODSIDE, CA- Woodside students stared hard at their phones’ loading bars, unable to comprehend why their devices wouldn’t let them check their Snapchat or Instagram accounts. Eventually, either through teacher or rumor,...

The Pulsera Project

Hope Farrar, Guest Writer

February 15

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For two weeks in February and March, Woodside’s Spanish Club will be selling pulseras (bracelets) handmade by artisans in Nicaragua and Guatemala to support Latin American communities and empower artists in these developing...

Larissa MacFarquhar: The In-Depth Writer

Stefan Sujansky, Political Editor

February 3

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On Tuesday, the Woodside World staff had the honor of receiving Larissa MacFarquhar, a staff writer for the New Yorker, where she has authored dozens of articles, including Building a Prison to School Pipeline and Learning Trump Won, In Wes...

Larissa Macfarquhar Teaches Valuable Lesson

Beck Patrone, Sports Editor

February 3

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This past week, a journalist named Larissa Macfarquhar from the renowned magazine, The New Yorker, gave a lecture to the journalism class at Woodside High School. Larissa has worked at The New Yorker since 1998, filling her pos...

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