Chronicle Classroom

These are pieces created by U-32 students for use in our classrooms.

Local Art: The Stories Behind the Prices

Willis Backus stands solitary, encompassed by four glass cases of colorful jewelry. This is his counter-- he’s earned the right to call it that. The only vaca...

Why Are Organic Milk Prices Dropping?

It’s 3am, 30 degrees, and the lights switch on in the barn. Twenty cows are herded into the milking parlor above the operating pit. As milk is pumped from the...

The Psychology of Language

“Et toi? Comment ça va?” Caroline says.   And you? How are you?   This is how French class starts nearly every day at U-32. &nbs...

Dress Code History: “Bloomer Warfare”

An 1850’s Debate Over Pants Born in Townshend, Vermont, in 1810, Clarina Howard Nichols established herself as a political activist while petitioning for mar...

Should the PSATs be Mandatory?

One test. Four parts. Four hours. Three breaks. Over one hundred students. On October 19th all the juniors and a few of the sophomores were sent to rooms thr...