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New Teacher: Todd Sawyer

September 15, 2014
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New Teacher: Todd Sawyer

Many of you may not yet have been lucky enough to meet Mr. Todd Sawyer.  Mr. Sawyer is an English teacher, who teaches both Freshman CP and Sophomore Honors.  Mr. Sawyer grew up in Groton, MA, but now lives in Somerville.  He attended Plymouth State College, where he earned an Undergraduate Degree in Marketing....
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Book Review: The Handmaid’s Tale

April 28, 2014
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Book Review: The Handmaid’s Tale

The Handmaid’s Tale was required reading in the Senior English elective ‘Visions of the Future.’ When it was first assigned, I instantly recalled that the author Margaret Atwood was known for her poetry. In my poetry-obsessed phase, I found that she wrote several of my starred poems. A Sad Child is her most famous....
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New Teacher: Finley Smith

September 30, 2013
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Ms. Smith is a new teacher in the English department at Concord-Carlisle High School. She is originally from Darien, Connecticut, a suburb right outside of New York. For her undergraduate degree she attended Tulane University, and for her graduate degree she went to Union College. In college Smith decided to pursue English because she...
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Remembering Tom Hart

February 4, 2013
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Remembering Tom Hart

In December CC lost a beloved member of its community, Tom Hart, who died after a four-year battle with cancer. In 1985, Hart began teaching at CC, where he served many years as Chair of the English Department. Peter Atlas, a current math teacher, and Hart were department chairs at the same time. Hart...
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Student Feature: Young Huang immigrant from China

May 14, 2012
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Young Huang is an immigrant from China transferring to spend the rest of the school year at CC. Hello, my name is Young. I just came to the United States recently because my whole family immigrated from China. The goal of immigration came from my uncle, who is already living in the United States....
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Bringing generations together through poetry

May 2, 2011
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Bringing generations together through poetry

  Within the classrooms of CCHS, a beneficial program connecting students to the elders of our community has taken place this past semester with tremendous success. Dr. Rebecca Loprete’s C-block sophomore English class Jaime Kass ’13, Brandon Geoffroy ’13, Sam Rice ’13, Kassandra Cardona ’13, Carlos Febres-Cordero ’13, Brian McGonagle ’13, Brendan Finigan ’13,...
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Sweeping changes to English Department policies

March 15, 2011
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The CCHS English Department has undergone significant changes to its curriculum over the last three years. As begun with the Class of 2011, Sophomore English is now a full-year course; it was once just one semester followed by an elective. As begun with the Class of 2012, a writing course – either Rhetoric or...
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