The New York Thyme - Student Editorials

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Living with Less.

People should not be so occupied with buying so much! you don’t need a lot of stuff to make you happy, all you need is the most important essentials …

When Pranks Cross the Line

Probably when you put someones kids, it escalates or it keeps repeating itself. Thats when it should be crossing the line because think of how the …

Are We Recording Too Much?

Two criminals are doing a drug trade when they hear the cops coming. Nobody is around to see them though, how they get busted? With a small camera …

Why We Should Have Tracking Devices in Students’ IDs

Imagine you woke up late, and barely made it to school. Quickly, you put your stuff in your locker and just start to walk to class and the bell …

Babies with PHONES?!

According to the article Toddlers on Touch Screens” Parenting the ‘App Generation’ “One day Fang Chang (a dad) bought his first iPadhe and his wife …

Corporal Punishment Implication

When a student in high school got in trouble for skipping detention he got whacked by his principal in his butt causing deep bruises and was sent to …

Groups or Not?

1:30… it is the middle of Language Arts and all the students who fly through every assignment wait till the others who struggle a lot to finish an …

Cyber Bullying and Bullies

Black letters flash across the screen, launching an attack of insults and rumors.<p>A facebook post, a tweet could ruin someone’s self-esteem. With a …

Bullying

Bullying is one of the worst things ever. Bullying is wrong. I think bullying is bad, dumb, wrong, it is HORRIBLE. So it needs to stop. Now. One time …

Should Students be Paid For Good Test Scores?

“We have an obligation and a responsibility to be investing in our students and our schools. We must make sure that people who have the grades, the …

Should Sports Teams Ban Offensive Names

There seems to be a big conflict about team names that can offend certain cultures, religions, and races. There’s one team that’s mostly referred to …

Tech Time: A Dilemma From The Eighties, But Still Relevant

Technology. We all use it. Our ancestors used technology. One day, while I was on my computer, playing video games, my mom said to me this: “I should …

Privileged Choose Housing for the Poor

Affordable housing is a solution, but to many people it is a current problem.<p>According to the New York Times ”people don’t want affordable housing …

Technology Moderation

There are 3 types of parenting strategies with regard to technology use:<p>1. don’t allow any technology in your childrens lives<p>2. allow unlimited …

Is Your iPhone A Babysitter?

Have you ever seen anybody take a selfie, or tweet, or make a comment on Facebook? There are so many people that do that today. But, have you seen a …

The “Always Win” Generation

“Yaa!” my sister yelled as she won her 5th game of dice in a row! but of course my dad was letting her win. Then I decided to play, we rolled and I …

Cash for Good Test Scores?

Uh oh, she’s passing out the test. Woah, the test looks like it’s 7 pages long! (gulp) this looks hard, so I better get started.<p>Easy,easy,easy, wow …

Too Much Homework

That is the last school bell for Emily today. As soon as she gets her stuff, she starts to walk home and comes into the house going straight past the …

Should Parents Limit Time on Electronics?

When it comes to using electronic devices, some parents think its bad, some don’t care, and some think a limited amount of time is good. Well, …

Should Boys and Girls Be Separated at School?

<i>Do you think boys and girls should go to school together? How is that going to help them with their people and social skills?</i><p>It will make life …

The Homework Sickness

“Mom I’m home!” I shout after hopping off the school bus.<p>“Caroline” She said greeting warmly “Were having a movie night and…”<p>“I’d love too but I have …

Head Injuries In Football

My opinon about head injuries in footbal is<p>that we should still watch football because it’s enjoying to watch and you get hurt in life and it is fun …

Animals Are People Too!

Kittens, puppies, ducklings, monkeys, lions, tigers – these are only a few animals that don’t have the rights that they deserve.<p>Would you like it if …

Killing Bugs

Did you know that over 2 million bugs die each day? People should just leave bugs alone and not kill them unless they are harming you or the people …

Should Polices Should Wear Body Cameras

I went in my advisory, people were asking me if i read my article I look in my binder I say oh woops forgot I need to read my article so I did read …

Parent Should Let Their Kids Play Football

Football is a extra curriculum activity that allows kids to enjoy physical contact while learning the art of teamwork. Football is considered one of …

Human Rights for Animals

If you were an animal would you like to be imprisoned in a cage?<p>Or would you rather be a test subject and get needles jammed into your body?<p>Wouldn’t …

Kids Playing Football?

Parents should let their children play football at their own risk. I have played tackle football (Pop Warner) and when I got injured my parents had a …