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What Our Schools Need–A Student’s Eye View

Posted  January 28, 2014  by  We'Ced

YouthWire asked high school students from across the state to weigh in on that question, using photographs and their own words. The State Board will vote Jan. 16 on what is expected to be the final version of the new funding law.

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Richard Sherman, Race and Coded Language

Posted  January 28, 2014  by  We'Ced

Photo: AP Photo/Elaine Thompson Editor’s Note: Following the NFC Championship on January 19th, where the Seattle Seahawks defeated the San Francisco 49ers, much attention was paid to Richard Sherman, a player from Seattle. A brief but passionate post-game interview with Sherman became national news. Framed as an angry rant, the continued usage of the word […]

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Education

When Substitute Teachers Go Wrong

Posted  December 10, 2013  by  We'Ced

Having substitute teachers can create confusion for students, and it happens frequently. According to a 2012 study conducted by the Center for American Progress, 36 percent of teachers nationally were absent more than 10 days during the 2009-10 school year. The findings are based on an analysis of 56,837 elementary, middle and high schools.

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Community

Bullying, It Hurts

Posted  December 10, 2013  by  We'Ced

Bullying isn’t impossible to stop — it just takes education and effort. I hope one day we can all close our eyes for a second and not judge the person next to us by how they look, but instead judge them by who they are. Not their chains or snapbacks or their expensive clothes, but their hearts and souls. We are all unique and beautiful in our own special way.

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Where Has The Live Music Gone?

Posted  December 10, 2013  by  We'Ced

Local music brings us closer together and creates bonds as a community. For youth like me, shows are places where we can let it all out and make memories with each other. Shows provide a place for youth to do something better with our time than being bored at home or running the streets in mischief. Merced has a rich music history with many great all-ages venues, such as The Mainzer and Fatty Mocha.

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lcff_classrooms

What Our Schools Need–A Student’s Eye View

YouthWire asked high school students from across the state to weigh in on that question, using photographs and their own words. The State Board will vote Jan. 16 on what is expected to be the final version of the new funding law.
by We'Ced
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Richard Sherman

Richard Sherman, Race and Coded Language

Photo: AP Photo/Elaine Thompson Editor’s Note: Following the NFC Championship on January 19th, where the Seattle Seahawks defeated the San Francisco 49ers, much attention was paid to Richard Sherman, a player from Seattle. A ...
by We'Ced
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stanjourdan

Youth Journalism

I started out like most any young person would, unsure of what to write about. As I continued going to our bi-weekly meetings, I got more comfortable with the group as they accepted me for who I am. By them not judging me or ne...
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Old Shoe Woman

When Substitute Teachers Go Wrong

Having substitute teachers can create confusion for students, and it happens frequently. According to a 2012 study conducted by the Center for American Progress, 36 percent of teachers nationally were absent more than 10 days d...
by We'Ced
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mobob

Bullying, It Hurts

Bullying isn’t impossible to stop -- it just takes education and effort. I hope one day we can all close our eyes for a second and not judge the person next to us by how they look, but instead judge them by who they are. Not ...
by We'Ced
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