Career Readiness Modules - Username: your school email address Password: PASSWORD1 (all caps). If you choose to do this at home, be sure to take a screen capture of your score and submit it via email.
Angel Fire Surveillance Podcast - "Eye in the Sky." Whenever a bomb detonated, they could zoom onto that spot and then, because this eye in the sky had been there all along, they could scroll back in time and see - literally see - who planted it. After the war, Ross McNutt retired from the airforce, and brought this technology back home with him
Angel Fire Surveillance Artice - Since January, police have been testing an aerial surveillance system adapted from the surge in Iraq, and they neglected to tell the public.
Turnitin Tutorial - A link to a Youtube vid demonstrating the setup of a student account.
Turnitin.com - A plagiarism-checking website where students will submit their research papers. Class Id: 17253368. Password: Scanlon2018
The Conversation - Looking for current events? This site has articles on every topic you're likely to see on your Cambridge General Paper exam.
Citation Machine - Automate your works cited page in MLA and other formats.
How to Use Citation Machine - A link to a Youtube video that walks you through the whole process.
U.S. Dept. of Labor: Bureau of Labor Statisitics - There's no better place to start your research about your future career.
MLA Style Guide Using Microsoft Word - A great visual resource for the free word processor available on your student portal.
Hanging Indent - A link to a quick Youtube video that shows how to format your "works cited" page in Microsoft Word.
Article: Your Phone is 10 Times Dirtier Than a Toilet Seat - Another delightful article about the role of microbes in our modern world.
Senior Project Ideas from CHS - This is pretty self-explanatory.
Senior Project Ideas from NCHS - This is also pretty self-explanatory.
Radiolab.org - A podcast channel that produces great current events pieces on technology, science, and social issues.
BBC.com - British broadcasting corporation news.
CNN.com - Cable news network.
Procon.org - Valid and reliable sources for researching controversial topics.
TED Talks - A plethora of persuasive and informational speeches on a variety of topics.
Article: "Medieval Potion Kills Superbug Better than Antibiotic Vancomycin" - A microbiologist and and an English professor join forces to translate an early medical textbook written in Old English, and they re-create a viable antibiotic.
Article: "Health Chief Warns: Age of Safe Medicine is Ending" - A look at the increase in antimicrobial resistance.
Podcast: "Staph Retreat" - Radiolab offers additional insight into the resurrection of Bald's eyesalve, a medieval antibiotic.
Argument Writing - The Writing Center Guide to Argument - A great resource to help understand argument writing.
Argument Writing - The Purdue Online Writing Lab Guide to Argument Writing - The OWL is a fantastic place to find answers for any of your writing questions.
MLA Citation Generator - Creates your citations for you!
MLA Format Guide - Answers your questions about formatting your paper.
Writing Essays - The Principles of Composition - Tutorials for a variety of issues with your writing.