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Measles outbreak on the rise

The cause behind the break out of once eradicated diseases, such as measles, is largely attributed to lack of vaccinations. In 2019 the World Health Organization stated that the number of those choosing to not vaccinate became a global threat.

Sophia Artley, Editor

March 12, 2019

On February 7th, the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) confirmed 101 cases of measles from 10 states so far in 2019. In 2018, 372 cases of measles were reported in the United States. Measles was officially declared eliminated in the United States in 2000, meaning the infection was no ...

Thirkell uses Emergenetics in the classroom

Thirkell explains a homework problem in AP Calculus. Students in her class saw 5 to 20 percent increased performance on their tests after participating in the Emergenetics program.

Sophia Artley, Editor

February 6, 2019

Kathy Thirkell, a math teacher, works hard to make sure her students learn. Recently she has added a modern, personality based, scientific program to her classroom in the hopes of aiding her students - Emergenetics. “Emergenetics is a science that talks about the genetics you have and the experience...

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