Fall 2020 Breakdown

October 29, 2020

The WLHSnow Broadcast Staff puts together the Fall Edition of The Breakdown, featuring Halloween costume ideas, Salt & Straw flavors, and our top 3 horror movies.

Spooky book recommendations to get you into the Halloween spirit

Spooky book recommendations to get you into the Halloween spirit
October 29, 2020

"Frankenstein" by Mary Shelley In a series of letters to his sister, Robert Walton, the captain of a ship going to the North Pole, he recounts his journey when traveling. He meets Victor Frankenstein,...

Trading pencils for keyboards

Students across all grade levels started school virtually this year using zoom and google classroom.
Students reflect on life in a virtual classroom
October 26, 2020

Unconventional has become the new normal during the COVID-19 pandemic. The start of school was no exception, with students and teachers having  to navigate a completely new way of learning.    Since...

Covid College Admissions

October 8, 2020

Distance learning tips

October 4, 2020

The primary plan

All West Linn-Wilsonville primary schools have been online for the past two months due to COVID-19 concerns.
A return to in-person school for our youngest learners
October 2, 2020

A new set of metrics was released by Governor Kate Brown on Jul. 28, in an attempt to get our youngest students back in school. Kindergarten through third grade students in private schools went back to...

WLHS Teen Jobs

September 29, 2020

How does distance learning look for younger students?

An average day of distant learning teaching from a primary school classroom.
September 26, 2020

In the age of online learning, there have been questions of whether or not the new system is a sufficient replacement for in-person school. While conversations typically center around high school or college...

Student responses to AP class and exam changes due to COVID-19

The laptop is open to the AP Human Geography videos that were made by College Board to help students study and review during this time
May 27, 2020

COVID-19 has caused schools to have to undergo serious changes with their curriculum, and advanced placement (AP) classes are no different. AP classes are college level courses and feature an exam from...

Online school just isn’t enough

April 28, 2020

On April 13, the Oregon Department of Education’s plan for distance learning was put into action. Known as “Distance Learning for All,” it requires all students to utilize Google Classroom and other...

Give distance learning a chance

April 28, 2020

Everybody has a different preferred learning style. Some people learn best from lectures. Some people do best with reading textbooks. Some swear by flashcards and some will promise the effectiveness of...

Online school: harmful or helpful?

Online school: harmful or helpful?
April 28, 2020

Entering the third week of  online "Distance Learning For All", the debate arises of how effectively virtual school can replace in-classroom learning. 

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