Own English High School

Latest stories

4h
The New Zealand Herald
Wyn Drabble: Silent absurdity of PC brigadehad got as silly as it could get, that it had reached a plateau and settled. No
Wyn Drabble: Silent absurdity of PC brigade
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 hours ago
had got as silly as it could get, that it had reached a plateau and settled. Not so. Last week, thanks to two Sydney schools, PC reached dizzying new heights. To respect pupils who are sensitive to noise, Elanora Heights Public School banned... Read more
6h
Daily Pennsylvanian
NBC News' Andrea Mitchell talks Penn life, media careerthan a stop on the campaign trail. But for Andrea Mitchell, NBC News chief fore
NBC News' Andrea Mitchell talks Penn life, media career
Daily Pennsylvanian / Posted 6 hours ago
than a stop on the campaign trail. But for Andrea Mitchell, NBC News chief foreign affairs correspondent and host of her own MSNBC show, “Andrea Mitchell Reports,” it’s a return to her old college town. Mitchell, a 1967 graduate of Penn's... Read more
6h
Adelaide Now
ABC boss plans multicultural faceliftoverseas and an additional 20% are second-generation Australians; * One in fiv
ABC boss plans multicultural facelift
Adelaide Now / Posted 6 hours ago
overseas and an additional 20% are second-generation Australians; * One in five Australians speak a language other than English at home; * 2.69 million people are projected to migrate to Australia by 2025; * Migration from China grew 37% from... Read more
3 related stories
6h
News.com.au
ABC boss Michelle Guthrie promises to give Aunty a multicultural faceliftoverseas and an additional 20% are second-generation Australians; * One in fiv
ABC boss Michelle Guthrie promises to give Aunty a multicultural facelift
News.com.au / Posted 6 hours ago
overseas and an additional 20% are second-generation Australians; * One in five Australians speak a language other than English at home; * 2.69 million people are projected to migrate to Australia by 2025; * Migration from China grew 37% from... Read more
3 related stories
6h
Daily Telegraph
ABC boss plans multicultural faceliftoverseas and an additional 20% are second-generation Australians; * One in fiv
ABC boss plans multicultural facelift
Daily Telegraph / Posted 6 hours ago
overseas and an additional 20% are second-generation Australians; * One in five Australians speak a language other than English at home; * 2.69 million people are projected to migrate to Australia by 2025; * Migration from China grew 37% from... Read more
3 related stories
6h
Perth Now
ABC boss plans multicultural faceliftoverseas and an additional 20% are second-generation Australians; * One in fiv
ABC boss plans multicultural facelift
Perth Now / Posted 6 hours ago
overseas and an additional 20% are second-generation Australians; * One in five Australians speak a language other than English at home; * 2.69 million people are projected to migrate to Australia by 2025; * Migration from China grew 37% from... Read more
3 related stories
12h
Greenwich Time
Let's Put an End to 'Women-In-Whatever' Eventssay those two details about me -- the fact that I’m a parent (of twins, no less
Let's Put an End to 'Women-In-Whatever' Events
Greenwich Time / Posted 12 hours ago
say those two details about me -- the fact that I’m a parent (of twins, no less) and the fact that I started my career as a high school English teacher -- have significantly helped shape the sales leader and business professional I am today. Sure,... Read more
3 related stories
12h
The News-Times
Let's Put an End to 'Women-In-Whatever' Eventssay those two details about me -- the fact that I’m a parent (of twins, no less
Let's Put an End to 'Women-In-Whatever' Events
The News-Times / Posted 12 hours ago
say those two details about me -- the fact that I’m a parent (of twins, no less) and the fact that I started my career as a high school English teacher -- have significantly helped shape the sales leader and business professional I am today. Sure,... Read more
3 related stories
12h
Stamford Advocate
Let's Put an End to 'Women-In-Whatever' Eventssay those two details about me -- the fact that I’m a parent (of twins, no less
Let's Put an End to 'Women-In-Whatever' Events
Stamford Advocate / Posted 12 hours ago
say those two details about me -- the fact that I’m a parent (of twins, no less) and the fact that I started my career as a high school English teacher -- have significantly helped shape the sales leader and business professional I am today. Sure,... Read more
3 related stories
12h
Connecticut Post
Let's Put an End to 'Women-In-Whatever' Eventssay those two details about me -- the fact that I’m a parent (of twins, no less
Let's Put an End to 'Women-In-Whatever' Events
Connecticut Post / Posted 12 hours ago
say those two details about me -- the fact that I’m a parent (of twins, no less) and the fact that I started my career as a high school English teacher -- have significantly helped shape the sales leader and business professional I am today. Sure,... Read more
3 related stories
17h
Petluma360.com
Petaluma entrepreneur Nicole Smartt releases bookregularly appear online in the Wall Street Journal, Forbes and soon the New Yor
Petaluma entrepreneur Nicole Smartt releases book
Petluma360.com / Posted 17 hours ago
regularly appear online in the Wall Street Journal, Forbes and soon the New York Daily News. And, really, that’s by her own admission. After graduating from Casa Grande High School in 2003, Smartt signed up to take a few classes at Santa Rosa... Read more
19h
Santa Fe Reporter
SFR's Best in Show: 2016 Best of Santa FeSanta Fe-ish Directions Over by the Villa Linda Mall, Bro4250 Cerrillos Road,
SFR's Best in Show: 2016 Best of Santa Fe
Santa Fe Reporter / Posted 19 hours ago
Santa Fe-ish Directions Over by the Villa Linda Mall, Bro4250 Cerrillos Road, 473-4253 You know you live in a small town when you give directions that involve landmarks like turn at the pink church (the Scottish Rite Temple) and used-to-be’s... Read more
20h
AllAfrica.com
In Search of a Remedy for Poor Educationteacher delimiters, in 2014, the Ministry of Education and Sports of Uganda ini
In Search of a Remedy for Poor Education
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 hours ago
teacher delimiters, in 2014, the Ministry of Education and Sports of Uganda initiated mandatory transfer of teachers across schools in every five years. However, experts like Dr Kizito Omala say there isn't any evidence that shows that mandatory... Read more
21h
Northwest Herald
Reeder: Plagiarism a common transgressionwords is hardly a new phenomenon. Back in 1988, Joe Biden cribbed the speech of
Reeder: Plagiarism a common transgression
Northwest Herald / Posted 21 hours ago
words is hardly a new phenomenon. Back in 1988, Joe Biden cribbed the speech of a British politician and claimed it for his own. Biden even misappropriated the Brit’s heritage when he claimed to be the descendant of coal miners. One of my best... Read more
23h
News.com.au
This hilarious hotline made for homesick Aussies abroadsomething’s not quite right. Either way, it’s the same thing. It’s homesicknes
This hilarious hotline made for homesick Aussies abroad
News.com.au / Posted 23 hours ago
something’s not quite right. Either way, it’s the same thing. It’s homesickness, and it bloody sucks. It struck Canberra high school teacher Joshua Ross when he least expected it during his recent travels through the UK, Germany, France and... Read more
23h
Daytona Beach News-Journal
Letters:comic is too biased Use poetry to focus on writing The July 25 front page hea
Letters:
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted 23 hours ago
comic is too biased Use poetry to focus on writing The July 25 front page headline asks, “What’s so wrong with writing?” School Board Linda Cuthbert, a former high school English teacher, certainly points to one major problem: “Students are not... Read more
1d
AllAfrica.com
Does Homework Contribute to Academic Success?Every school day brings something new, but there is one status quo most parents
Does Homework Contribute to Academic Success?
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Every school day brings something new, but there is one status quo most parents expect: homework. The old adage that practice makes perfect seems to make a lot of sense when it comes to schoolwork. However, while hunkering down after dinner among... Read more
1d
Times of Malta
The blunt Donald Trumpcut through the paralysis of democratic compromise. “Democracy passes into desp
The blunt Donald Trump
Times of Malta / Posted yesterday
cut through the paralysis of democratic compromise. “Democracy passes into despotism.” It is as though Trump is offering downtrodden citizens a kind of relief from democracy’s endless insecurities. He pledges, above all, to take on the... Read more
1d
The New Canaan News
Get to know... Jon Stonetrying to get to the next level on Candy Crush. Jon Stone writes novels. A life
Get to know... Jon Stone
The New Canaan News / Posted yesterday
trying to get to the next level on Candy Crush. Jon Stone writes novels. A lifelong New Canaan resident, Stone credits the English department at New Canaan High School for helping him get into writing. But Stone’s since graduated from writing for... Read more
1d
SaukValley.com
Scott Reeder: Plagiarism is hardly a new phenomenonwords is hardly a new phenomenon. Back in 1988, Joe Biden cribbed the speech of
Scott Reeder: Plagiarism is hardly a new phenomenon
SaukValley.com / Posted yesterday
words is hardly a new phenomenon. Back in 1988, Joe Biden cribbed the speech of a British politician and claimed it for his own. Biden even misappropriated the Brit’s heritage when he claimed to be the descendant of coal miners. One of my best... Read more
1d
Hartford Courant
Book Events: Author Moira Weigel On The 'Invention of Dating'are international best-sellers, will discuss her latest, "Killer Look" (Dutton
Book Events: Author Moira Weigel On The 'Invention of Dating'
Hartford Courant / Posted yesterday
are international best-sellers, will discuss her latest, "Killer Look" (Dutton Books, $28). This thriller is set in the high-fashion world of New York City, and in it, a successful businessman, designer and voodoo adherent is found dead just... Read more
1d
The New Zealand Herald
Transcript: Michelle Obama's full speech from the Democratic conventionwomen, a journey that started soon after we arrived in Washington. When they s
Transcript: Michelle Obama's full speech from the Democratic convention
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
women, a journey that started soon after we arrived in Washington. When they set off for their first day at their new school, I will never forget that winter morning as I watched our girls, just 7 and 10 years old, pile into those black SUVs... Read more
29 related stories
1d
Chicago Tribune
Bob Smith, co-host of 'Sorting It Out,' dies at 84Out" with future TV star Shelley Long and winning 15 local Emmy awards. "He wa
Bob Smith, co-host of 'Sorting It Out,' dies at 84
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
Out" with future TV star Shelley Long and winning 15 local Emmy awards. "He was a pretty tough boss because he expected a high level of excellence. And he also had a wonderful, sort of ironic sense of humor," Long said. Smith, 84, died June 19 of... Read more
1d
Raw Story
Should Hillary move left? A historian explains how FDR did in 1936 — and won in a landslidethe slightest of details. The worst economic crisis in US and global capitalist
Should Hillary move left? A historian explains how FDR did in 1936 — and won in a landslide
Raw Story / Posted yesterday
the slightest of details. The worst economic crisis in US and global capitalist history, official unemployment reached as high 33% in the USA and underemployment was closer to 50%. “Real” wages dropped nearly 20%. Millions of house owners and... Read more
1d
The Hill
What we must learn from Munich?is clear is that this latest instance of violence will impact how police respon
What we must learn from Munich?
The Hill / Posted yesterday
is clear is that this latest instance of violence will impact how police respond to such incidents. The 1999 Columbine High School shooting transformed established strategies by Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) teams. Until that incident,... Read more
1d
Barrie Examiner
Venezuelan family studying together at Georgiannow enrolled in various programs. Back home, Yolanda, her husband and her fath
Venezuelan family studying together at Georgian
Barrie Examiner / Posted yesterday
now enrolled in various programs. Back home, Yolanda, her husband and her father were all civil engineers operating their own professional firm. But tragically, both her husband and father passed away, leaving Yolanda struggling to operate the... Read more
1d
ABC News
Read Michelle Obama's Rousing 2016 DNC Speechwomen -– a journey that started soon after we arrived in Washington, when they
Read Michelle Obama's Rousing 2016 DNC Speech
ABC News / Posted yesterday
women -– a journey that started soon after we arrived in Washington, when they set off for their first day at their new school. I will never forget that winter morning as I watched our girls, just seven and ten years old, pile into those black... Read more
29 related stories
1d
Lake Placid News
Russian diplomat scoffs at DNC hack allegationswas about the allegations as he began a meeting on Tuesday in Laos with Secreta
Russian diplomat scoffs at DNC hack allegations
Lake Placid News / Posted yesterday
was about the allegations as he began a meeting on Tuesday in Laos with Secretary of State John Kerry. Lavrov answered in English: "Well, I don't want to use four-letter words." 11:25 p.m. Bernie Sanders says Hillary Clinton will make — in his... Read more
4615 related stories
1d
The Daily Jeffersonian
Olympians planning to follow Rio on social mediaafter a 112-year hiatus, Watson is "100 percent committed" to going to Rio -- u
Olympians planning to follow Rio on social media
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted yesterday
after a 112-year hiatus, Watson is "100 percent committed" to going to Rio -- unlike a handful of other golfers who have shown concerns or withdrawn their names completely. One of the top golfers in the U.S., Watson has a large social media... Read more
1d
The Hindu
May, I don't know what I did to wrong youstudents like me to stay on and work in the UK. I saw her as a symbol of misgui
May, I don't know what I did to wrong you
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
students like me to stay on and work in the UK. I saw her as a symbol of misguided populism, heavy-handed policymaking and downright xenophobia. On March 22, 2011, the British Home Office, over which she presided, published this statement. You can... Read more
1d
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Area school chiefs plan to keep traditional calendarBy Emma Crawford Kent TUPELO – Corinth School District will use a quarterly sc
Area school chiefs plan to keep traditional calendar
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted yesterday
By Emma Crawford Kent TUPELO – Corinth School District will use a quarterly school calendar beginning in August, but don’t expect other school districts in the area to adopt similar models anytime soon. The modified calendar means students will... Read more
1d
dna
'When they go low, we go high'- Full text and video of Michelle Obama's epic speech at DNCMichelle Obama brought the house down in the Democratic National Convention giv
'When they go low, we go high'- Full text and video of Michelle Obama's epic speech at DNC
dna / Posted yesterday
Michelle Obama brought the house down in the Democratic National Convention giving a speech that united a party, which has seen bitter showdown between Bernie and Hillary Clinton, wowed (literally) Bill Clinton and brought many to tears simply by the... Read more
29 related stories
1d
Daily Mail
The last Nazi's surrender: Incredible untold story of the last soldiersoldier to succumb to allied forces. In an exclusive interview, Eckbart Dege,
The last Nazi's surrender: Incredible untold story of the last soldier
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
soldier to succumb to allied forces. In an exclusive interview, Eckbart Dege, 74, whose father was awarded Germany's highest medal the Iron Cross, described in detail the precise historic moment his father, the last active German soldier,... Read more
1d
Business Standard India
Michelle Obama pitches for Hillary Clinton; calls Donald Trump 'thin-skinned'job seriously - "someone who understands that the issues a president faces are
Michelle Obama pitches for Hillary Clinton; calls Donald Trump 'thin-skinned'
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
job seriously - "someone who understands that the issues a president faces are not black and white and cannot be boiled down to 140 characters", in an allusion to Trump's tweets. "Because when you have the nuclear codes at your fingertips and... Read more
30 related stories
1d
The New Statesman
In defence of expertise: it’s time to take the heart out of “passionate” politicsin the Tory leadership race, Michael Howard was asked whether it might be a pro
In defence of expertise: it’s time to take the heart out of “passionate” politics
The New Statesman / Posted yesterday
in the Tory leadership race, Michael Howard was asked whether it might be a problem that she had never held a position higher than junior minister. Howard, whose long career includes stints as home secretary and opposition leader, demurred: “I... Read more
1d
Mail & Guardian
Michelle Obama's elegant takedown of Donald Trump: 'When they go low, we go high'young women. A journey that started soon after we arrived in Washington when t
Michelle Obama's elegant takedown of Donald Trump: 'When they go low, we go high'
Mail & Guardian / Posted yesterday
young women. A journey that started soon after we arrived in Washington when they set off for their first day at their new school. I will never forget that winter morning as I watched our girls, just 7 and 10 years old, pile into those black SUVs... Read more
29 related stories
2d
The Irish Times
Nora and Lucia Joyce: what sort of mother abandons her daughter?start. But was it bad enough to make her abandon her only daughter, 25 years la
Nora and Lucia Joyce: what sort of mother abandons her daughter?
The Irish Times / Posted 2 days ago
start. But was it bad enough to make her abandon her only daughter, 25 years later, when Lucia needed her most? The breakdown in relations between Lucia and her mother preoccupied me for several years. As a mother of three daughters, I’m familiar... Read more
2d
The Post-Journal
Maple Grove Students Send Postcards To Area Veteransthrough the Cattaraugus County Council on the Arts was awarded last year to art
Maple Grove Students Send Postcards To Area Veterans
The Post-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
through the Cattaraugus County Council on the Arts was awarded last year to artist Renee Pye and Maple Grove Jr. Sr. High School. It was the fifth arts partnership grant awarded to Maple Grove Jr. Sr. High School. Pye was the supervisor of... Read more
2d
Lisbon Morning Journal
Russian diplomat scoffs at DNC hack allegationswas about the allegations as he began a meeting on Tuesday in Laos with Secreta
Russian diplomat scoffs at DNC hack allegations
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted 2 days ago
was about the allegations as he began a meeting on Tuesday in Laos with Secretary of State John Kerry. Lavrov answered in English: "Well, I don't want to use four-letter words." 11:25 p.m. Bernie Sanders says Hillary Clinton will make — in his... Read more
4615 related stories
2d
The Lewistown Sentinel
Russian diplomat scoffs at DNC hack allegationswas about the allegations as he began a meeting on Tuesday in Laos with Secreta
Russian diplomat scoffs at DNC hack allegations
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
was about the allegations as he began a meeting on Tuesday in Laos with Secretary of State John Kerry. Lavrov answered in English: "Well, I don't want to use four-letter words." 11:25 p.m. Bernie Sanders says Hillary Clinton will make — in his... Read more
4615 related stories
2d
Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Russian diplomat scoffs at DNC hack allegationswas about the allegations as he began a meeting on Tuesday in Laos with Secreta
Russian diplomat scoffs at DNC hack allegations
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
was about the allegations as he began a meeting on Tuesday in Laos with Secretary of State John Kerry. Lavrov answered in English: "Well, I don't want to use four-letter words." 11:25 p.m. Bernie Sanders says Hillary Clinton will make — in his... Read more
4615 related stories
2d
KERA North Texas
READ: Michelle Obama's Speech At 2016 Democratic National Conventionwomen — a journey that started soon after we arrived in Washington, when they s
READ: Michelle Obama's Speech At 2016 Democratic National Convention
KERA North Texas / Posted 2 days ago
women — a journey that started soon after we arrived in Washington, when they set off for their first day at their new school. I will never forget that winter morning as I watched our girls, just seven and ten years old, pile into those black... Read more
29 related stories
2d
KPBS San Diego
READ: Michelle Obama's Speech At 2016 Democratic National Conventionwomen — a journey that started soon after we arrived in Washington, when they s
READ: Michelle Obama's Speech At 2016 Democratic National Convention
KPBS San Diego / Posted 2 days ago
women — a journey that started soon after we arrived in Washington, when they set off for their first day at their new school. I will never forget that winter morning as I watched our girls, just seven and ten years old, pile into those black... Read more
29 related stories
2d
Marshalltown Times-Republican
Russian diplomat scoffs at DNC hack allegationswas about the allegations as he began a meeting on Tuesday in Laos with Secreta
Russian diplomat scoffs at DNC hack allegations
Marshalltown Times-Republican / Posted 2 days ago
was about the allegations as he began a meeting on Tuesday in Laos with Secretary of State John Kerry. Lavrov answered in English: "Well, I don't want to use four-letter words." 11:25 p.m. Bernie Sanders says Hillary Clinton will make — in his... Read more
4615 related stories
2d
NJ.com
Full text and video of Michelle Obama's speech at the DNC 2016young women. A journey that started soon after we arrived in Washington when t
Full text and video of Michelle Obama's speech at the DNC 2016
NJ.com / Posted 2 days ago
young women. A journey that started soon after we arrived in Washington when they set off for their first day at their new school. I will never forget that winter morning as I watched our girls, just 7 and 10 years old, pile into those black SUVs... Read more
29 related stories
2d
NBC Philadelphia
Read Michelle Obama's Speech to the DNCyoung women. A journey that started soon after we arrived in Washington when th
Read Michelle Obama's Speech to the DNC
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 2 days ago
young women. A journey that started soon after we arrived in Washington when they set off for their first day at their new school. I will never forget that winter morning as I watched our girls, just seven and 10 years old, pile into those black... Read more
29 related stories
2d
The Manteca Bulletin
Two decades in Manteca of broken promises regarding librarysquandered 20 years — if not more — that could have led to a reasonable expansi
Two decades in Manteca of broken promises regarding library
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
squandered 20 years — if not more — that could have led to a reasonable expansion of library services by now. To show how high of a priority having a library system in Manteca that catches up on lost ground and is able to serve growth, not one... Read more
2d
NBC New York
Read Michelle Obama's Speech to the DNCyoung women. A journey that started soon after we arrived in Washington when th
Read Michelle Obama's Speech to the DNC
NBC New York / Posted 2 days ago
young women. A journey that started soon after we arrived in Washington when they set off for their first day at their new school. I will never forget that winter morning as I watched our girls, just seven and 10 years old, pile into those black... Read more
29 related stories
2d
NBC Los Angeles
Read Michelle Obama's Speech to the DNCyoung women. A journey that started soon after we arrived in Washington when th
Read Michelle Obama's Speech to the DNC
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 2 days ago
young women. A journey that started soon after we arrived in Washington when they set off for their first day at their new school. I will never forget that winter morning as I watched our girls, just seven and 10 years old, pile into those black... Read more
29 related stories
2d
NBC Chicago
Read Michelle Obama's Speech to the DNCyoung women. A journey that started soon after we arrived in Washington when th
Read Michelle Obama's Speech to the DNC
NBC Chicago / Posted 2 days ago
young women. A journey that started soon after we arrived in Washington when they set off for their first day at their new school. I will never forget that winter morning as I watched our girls, just seven and 10 years old, pile into those black... Read more
29 related stories
More

People in this news