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Pressure on Students for Taking AP Courses

February 10, 2020

AP courses have become so common that taking them has become less important and does nothing to boost students’ résumés. As more students have taken the AP exams, the pass rates have decreased significantly....

When The Battles of Thames Killed Tecumseh: First and Second Variations

"Last year in AP US History, Mr. Temple required for us to write a creative piece based on the War of 1812. While researching to come up with an idea, an Indian chief named Tecumseh gripped my attention. To make a long story short, he died in action against the Americans and it marked a turning point. Historian Lisa Gilbert has said, "As a result of Tecumseh’s defeat, Natives were never again considered separate and equal partners in international relations." I wrote this poem to remind myself of the Native Americans, who I believe is a neglected people group of our country. I always hear about fighting for the blacks, the women, the LGBT community, and so on. But now I think it is time for us to hear the voice of the original Americans. They are not weaklings awaiting our help, but valuable people who we should listen to. I encourage everybody to become aware of them again, whether it is by Google-ling or by witnessing artistic creations about them like this poem." -SungMin Park
March 16, 2016

The poem is fiction. It comes in two variations and it is written from Tecumseh's point of view. I imagined Tecumseh dying to an American soldier, a soldier who displayed a laughable irony. The irony is...

Ap exams of May

AP exam schedules are out for all high school students to be informed.
January 19, 2016

It is official, not only the educators, but also the learners have now started the last semester of the 2015-2016 school year here at Lambert. The rest of the months left will pass by quick enough without...

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