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The Quaker Quill

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Interim Physics teacher Danny Duckworth, with her two dogs.

Meet Ms. Duckworth

??, Contributor December 14, 2020
The interim Physics teacher is leading the way on student mental health and self-care in quarantine.
Academic Alerts Degrade Students

Academic Alerts Degrade Students

Thomas Ellberg, Contributor February 10, 2020
Nothing compares to the heart-dropping-feeling of seeing an Academic Alert on myFriends.
Like the model in this photo, many Friends students stay up late studying and dont get enough sleep.

Tired Students Beg for a New Schedule

Molly Gantt and Nicola Higgins November 14, 2019
In a Quill poll, nearly 70 percent of Friends students reported feeling exhausted and overwhelmed either “most of the time” or “always” during school.
Me and my fellow Peer Educators

Peer Educator … Who?

Jean-Pierre Vassor, Contributor November 13, 2019
We are peer educators: 10th- through 12th-graders nominated anonymously by teachers who thought we could be good role models.
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