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Can you guess the KHS teacher based on their starter pack?

Can you guess the KHS teacher based on their starter pack?

Adler Bowman, Izzy Colón, and Jack Rittendale

December 7, 2017

Every teacher has their own quirks, styles and phrases. From science to world language to English departments, how many KHS teachers can you identify? Note: This quiz may not work on all devices, trying viewing the quiz on another device if there are technical difficulties. ...

What do students really think about their teachers?

Allie Hickenbotham, copy editor

September 16, 2017

See how teachers react to what teachers really think about them.

From teacher to student and back again

From teacher to student and back again

Richard Pfeifer, features writer

August 30, 2017

Colleen Curran, Special School District (SSD) teacher, attempts to compile her laptop, school supplies and homework on her way out of her front door. She steps out into the hot summer night and walks to her car. She lets out a sigh of relief, only in her car she can find quiet. She shifts into reverse ...

VOK: Teachers’ travels

VOK: Teachers’ travels

Maddie Hawes and Haley Mitchell

January 10, 2017

Spring break is right around the corner and students aren't the only ones with travel plans. Many KHS teachers have explored different parts of the world and as always, have stories to share with students. TKC captured three particular teacher's best international experiences. Swipe through the story...

When I grow up…

When I grow up…

Abby Geisz, copy editor

September 8, 2016

TKC asked the KHS staff the famous question: What did you want to be when you grew up? And believe it or not, most of them did not envision themselves as teachers. Art by Grace Daniels Michael Wade, associate principal: professional football player   Cindy Ricks, head walking counselor: PE teacher or coa...

KHS teachers react to Snapchat

KHS teachers react to Snapchat

Maisie Bradley, sports writer

September 7, 2016

94 percent (100/106) of KHS students surveyed have used Snapchat, but only 34 percent (14/41) of KHS teachers surveyed have. TKC decided to see how teachers react to Snapchat for the first time.

Which teacher would be your best friend?

Which teacher would be your best friend?

Allie Hickenbotham, features writer

March 11, 2016

https://www.playbuzz.com/alliehickenbotham10/which-teacher-would-be-your-best-friend  

Your teachers outside of the classroom

Your teachers outside of the classroom

Hannah Cohen, social media

October 15, 2015

Mr. Harig Tim Harig, social studies teacher, enjoys collecting ceramic tile as a hobby, as well as exercising and hanging out with his family. Harig has no need for these tiles, but buys them anyways. Chloe Hooker “Everybody knows that the summer is not over until we go there [the tile shop...

Guess Who: Teacher trademark edition

Guess Who: Teacher trademark edition

Erin Kelly, features writer

January 20, 2015

[playbuzz-item url="https://www.playbuzz.com/erinkelly10/guess-who-teacher-trademark-edition"] How well do you know your KHS teachers? Who wears an ethnic tie daily? Whose calves have been deemed "killer"? Did you know there was a teacher walking among us with CSI inspired glasses? Test your knowledge...

What makes a good teacher?

What makes a good teacher?

Trevor Cleveland, blog/podcast editor

September 17, 2014

Most of us have been going to school for at least nine years, and in that time, we have most likely experienced the good and the not-so-good teachers; from the English teacher who can bring an entire class into fits of laughter, to that one math teacher who you swear on your life hates you more than...

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