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The powerful effect or influence of one person, thing, or action, especially new, has on another.
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To have a strong effect on someone or something.
最重要的是, your high school education should have a big impact on you – and you should feel great about the experience. 因此, if you aren’t feeling great about your current high school experience, 请和冰球突破官网谈谈.
For you and almost every other high school student out there, the research shows that 你会学到更多，记住更多:
- 相信什么 学习对你来说真的很重要
- Learning 记住更多 通过做 比听或看
- Demystifying the politics of race – through studying the history of blues
- Practicing your writing and presentation skills as you develop a grant application for a local food pantry
- Discovering your leadership potential on the stage, on a team, or in the robotics lab
- Understanding bio and chem better – by studying the local streams and ponds
- Understanding cultural similarities and differences by spending time in an ethnic community
一个基于项目, contextualized course where students identify a problem, or an issue in the region and then work to fix it – working together with other students and community members. 服务学习 showcases your interests, from the theater to animal rights. What do you and your friends feel the community or world need? 好吧，你可以让它发生. 更多的over, you and your friends put together the ideas, resources, and plan to make it happen. 例如，最近的几个项目包括:
- Theater for Change: An After- School Theater Program for Elementary Students
- 当地的贫困 & 无家可归者团体:举办社区晚宴
- 足球 for Change: Raised Money for Local 足球 Clinic
服务学习 also provides you with one the most dynamic platforms to develop leadership and organizational skills. In addition, each year, a number of students “step-up” to be involved as student leaders. Would you be interested in becoming a leader through SL at Winchendon?
ColLABs (short for Collaborative Laboratory) are elective style workshops that culminate in interdisciplinary, 身临其境的, 合作项目. 最重要的是, 冰球突破官网提供动手的机会, and field-based study to get students into the real world. Students select from a range of ColLAB projects, all of which emphasize fundamental skills and habits central to Winchendon学校: character, 协作, 倡议, 冒险, 持久性. 例如，一些最近的协作表包括:
- 韩国流行文化所! 韩国流行文化的实地研究
- Living and Learning on the Long Trail: Ecology and Wilderness Ethics
- 实习和独立学习医学, 业务, 视频制作, 设计, 海洋生物学, 和动画
As a result of the excitement surrounding our ColLAB program, we are now offering Summer ColLABs! Our Summer ColLABs can also be a great way to improve your resume while also pursuing your passion in a sport or the arts.