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Dis(honor) Classes

Dis(honor) Classes

By Marie Hogan

March 27, 2017

On the first day of school, my honors chemistry teacher looked around the room and told us that we were there because we were brilliant, high achieving, and loved science. It wasn’t a joke, but most of the class laughed anyways. I don’t know anyone in that room who chose the honors track out of ...

Honors and regular classes integrate

By Katharine Hirata

September 26, 2011

This year Tamalpais High School has implemented a different method of teaching honors classes. For classes like chemistry, world history, and photography, honors and regular students are in the same class, with the teacher differentiating between the two groups by assigning different homework and tests. Principal...