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Students practice different aspects of filmmaking

By Jon Garvin and Kai Lock Staff Editors Acting, screenwriting, directing and many more tools are taught to students in the Intro to Video Production course, which is offered by the Summit Expeditions team. Students who take the course learn different parts of filmmaking. Vincent Nelson, the Intro to Video Production teacher, explained: “In my class, we make short films.

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Cooking Fundamentals gives kids the skills necessary to make their own meals

By Seann Brick, Oscar Burgos, Alexis Pereznegron and Marvin Varela  Staff Writers The purpose of the Cooking Fundamentals Expeditions course is to help out students by teaching them the basics of cooking. This is important because in the future they’re going to need to learn how to cook to survive. Their Celebration of Learning project was to show the students’ parents the

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Celebration of Learning comes to Summit Prep

By Marcelo Espinoza, Raul Martinez, Nick Reed and Armando Sanchez  Staff Writers  In this special episode of Tangled Headphones, we are joined by Expeditions Director Lucretia Witte to talk about what Celebration of Learning is and what different Expeditions classes are doing for that event. This year’s Celebration of Learning will be held at Summit Preparatory Charter High School on Thursday, April

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Students explore career options through Expeditions courses

By Jennifer Valencia  Staff Writer  At Everest Public High School, Celebration of Learning is a time to showcase all of the work and effort that has been put forward in the Expeditions courses. Students get to show their parents how they have worked hard toward their personal passions and interests. Entrepreneurship  Entrepreneurship is a course that teaches students how a

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Expeditions experiences help students explore their futures

By Teresa Faasolo Staff Writer Students from Everest Public High School spent the last few weeks of school in their Expeditions classes, where they explored their interests on a personal and professional level. At the end of the year, students showcased their learning to parents and school staff at an event called Celebration of Learning. Here’s some insight from students

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Technology shines at the Celebration of Learning

By Madison Chamness Staff Writer Technology is everywhere, entwined in almost every aspect of our daily lives. At Summit Public Schools, students realize the immediate future of using technology in most professions. Students use Chromebooks as valuable learning tools to build professional skills. The Expeditions classes featuring technology also show the creative side of this ever-growing industry. Digital Storytelling In Digital Storytelling, students

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Prep students showcase the real-world skills they’ve learned during Expeditions

By Micah Tam Staff Writer  On May 25, Summit Preparatory Charter High School had a Celebration of Learning in which students got the chance to exhibit the life skills they acquired during Expeditions. Among the selection of Expedition courses that offer different learning opportunities from content knowledge to the arts, there are also courses that teach life skills that benefit

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Business Expeditions wrap up the year with Celebration of Learning presentations

By Eliza Insley Staff Writer Celebration of Learning is an annual showcase of all the work done in the Expeditions courses. These three Expeditions, Internship, Entrepreneurship, and Computer Science, all explore different aspects of business. Internship During the Internship Expedition, sophomore and senior students have the opportunity to do an off-campus internship for local organizations and then give a presentation

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Students show their creativity through the arts

By CC Logan Staff Writer Students in the Video Production, Visual Arts, Creative Writing and Holocaust Expeditions classes showed their creativity through arts projects for the after school Celebration of Learning event. Video Production In the Video Production Expeditions course, students got to learn different filming and editing techniques which help achieve a higher quality video, such as filming at

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Summit Prep offers a look into the human experience with Expeditions

By Jon Garvin Staff Writer Celebration of Learning is an annual showcase put together by the Expeditions team where students and parents come together to learn about the different courses. Students in the Anthropology, Ethnic Studies, Girl Rising and Human Sexuality classes explored different aspects of culture and the human experience. Here are some things they displayed at the Celebration

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