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Letter: Former student finds fault with Woodside High story

Original post made on Jan 11, 2008

As a former student, I am appalled by the portrayal of Woodside High School and public schools in general in the Jan. 2 issue of the Almanac.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Wednesday, January 9, 2008, 12:00 AM

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Posted by Galen Rosenberg
a resident of Menlo Park: The Willows
on Jan 11, 2008 at 7:25 pm

As a public school teacher and a parent of students in the Sequoia UHSD, I want to commend Emily Marie Beugelmans for her excellent letter. It's evident that her experience at Woodside gave her the opportunity to learn how to think critically and analytically and how to write clearly and persuasively. She also learned to appreciate what I see as truly American values. I'm sure UCLA is glad to have her.


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