The East Tech Times

Is Homework Actually Important?

Vega, Rachel

January 7, 2020

     As a high school student you've probably had a lot of homework and said, "I'm tired of it." There are many arguments on why we should and shouldn't. Here's the question is homework actually important? Well homework teache...

Cold and Flu Season: How to Avoid it and What to Expect

January 7, 2020

Runny nose? Sore throat? Excessive coughing? That sounds like the flu or cold has caught up to you. As summer comes to an end, the flu and cold season arrive in town. These diseases tend to start in October and can last up to A...

For the Animals – Vegan Restaurants to Try

Weidner, Tracey, Writer

January 7, 2020

Vegan. The label that makes meat-eaters all around the world riled up. Eating more plant-based meals could potentially be the answer to many health concerns as well as environmental issues. But what is plant-based and what is...

How many times should students be tardy?

Vega, Rachel

January 7, 2020

There are so many kids who arrive late almost every day. Many people don't really seem to care but students think it's unfair. How many times should students be late for class? What are the consequences that you can face now or later?...

Math Teacher Sally Sing

Lauren Hall

January 7, 2020

Ms. Sing is a math teacher new to ECTA. Her classroom can be found in the 500s hallway. This is her seventh year of teaching but was a substitute teacher for two years. Ms. Sing went to UC Irvine in California and studied Asian...

Should Teachers be Graded?

Hall, Lauren, Writer

January 7, 2020

Having a teacher that doesn’t teach or listen well is so frustrating. Having a system where a student could grade and give pointers to a teacher on what they could do differently to help out their students would help so much. So...

Is Cheating getting worse in our schools?

Perkins, Makaila, Writer

January 7, 2020

Recent studies show that more students are cheating because it’s easier than doing the work and it’s being more tolerated in schools. Cheating is nationwide and in many schools. Most students are more likely to do it becaus...

Culinary Fall Bake Sale

Culinary Fall Bake Sale

December 12, 2019

School Spirit Week

Hull-Vega, Jazmin, Reporter

December 12, 2019

ECTA students have varying opinions on the school’s spirit days. Nick Roman stated that he was satisfied with the school spirit weeks and labeled them as “very creative”. He  enjoys the assemblies that the school puts on during both lunches. He doesn’t ...

East Career and Technical Academy's News Site
News