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Ms. Heckert tweets three photos of the WCHS play:

Increased social media use will better communication

By Jasper Bernstein, Assistant Observations Editor December 17, 2019

Social media is a great communication tool at WCHS. Social media can be used by teachers and WCHS employees to communicate important events and raise school spirit. Brandice Heckert, the principal of WCHS,...

Facebook popularity declining, Twitter rising

Facebook popularity declining, Twitter rising

By Daniel Miyares, Staff Writers February 25, 2014

A team of Princeton researchers recently published a study predicting a critical decline in the amount of people who use Facebook. Conversely, Twitter and other social networks are rapidly gaining popularity,...

Cyberbullies use Internet to ‘subtweet’ their victims

By By Kara Phillips, Staff Writer February 24, 2012

The current generation is known for using various social networks to connect with one another. Although being able to communicate all the time may seem like a benefit, it has also led to an increase in...

Twitter timelines provides witty tweets

Twitter timelines provides witty tweets

Eventually all tweeters get fed up with seeing their friends complain about their lives or talk about their conquest of a sandwich. The Observer suggests people to follow when the timeline is stale. The...

Twitter Takes Social Networking to New Level

When I first got my Twitter page, many questioned, "Why would anybody use Twitter?" This upset me: though its reputation claims that all it does is post statuses and stalk celebs, there is more to it...

The ‘Look at Me’ generation

By Andrea Mirviss, Editor-in-Chief May 28, 2010

A typical teenager girl turns on her computer, signs on to Facebook and updates her status with what she did that day and what she will do for the rest of the day. She may spend the next hour or two flipping...

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