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Being Thankful by Daishawn Tilghman

I am thankful for my loving mom. She helps me overcome challenges in my life. In seventh grade, when I was failing multiple classes, she helped me stay out of trouble and improve my grades. In seventh and eighth grade, she would sit with me down every night and help with my homework until it […]

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Progression by Ousmane Diarra

Progression the fundamental need of all humans. Even from the beginning of time all we ever wanted to do was get better. From technological developments in our everyday lives to the creation of new vaccines, we s humans only want to improve. The desire for improvement also extends to the ameliorating personal skills. With the […]


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Education by Andres Vasquez

Education is what helps me accomplish my goals. I didn’t take education seriously in elementary school. When I transferred to Mariana Bracetti Academy Charter School I joined their wrestling team and started to realize what’s really important. By working hard in wrestling it showed me how education and hard work will lead to success. This […]


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