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Graphing for Greatness: Making Graphing Calculators Accessible

Graphing for Greatness: Making Graphing Calculators Accessible

Chase Bagnall-Koger, News Editor

March 10, 2019

As sophomore Aya Hamza surveyed the carefully organized rows of an office supply store, she eyed the prices of the item at the top of the supply list for her International Baccalaureate math class: a graphing calculator. To her surprise, even the cheapest models cost well over $100, an exorbitant cost f...

Are You Microsoft or Apple?

Are You Microsoft or Apple?

Mark Snyder, Multimedia

December 9, 2018

Apple and Microsoft, are among one of the most iconic companies in the world. Despite the fact that they share an ever-growing computer market, they each embody certain qualities that attract certain types of customers. Which company are you?

A Year of Novelty

A Year of Novelty

Vanessa Grau, Staff Writer

September 3, 2017

In the 2017-2018 school year, Coral Gables Senior High has been gifted with the arrival of many new teachers, who come prepared and trained to offer their knowledge and techniques to new students. Tatiana Battisti is our new Italian teacher. She completed her bachelor’s degree at Roma Tre University...

STEAM?

STEAM?

Natalia Rodriguez, Staff Writer

April 3, 2017

Recently, the Rhode Island School of Design (RISD) has pushed for the switch from STEM to STEAM. This initiative adds art and design to the acronym STEM, which stands for science, technology, engineering and math. While many may be confused as to why art and design should be added to fields that focus...

Celebrate Pi Day the Pi(E) Way

Celebrate Pi Day the Pi(E) Way

Yeileny Lopez, Staff Writer

March 14, 2017

March 14 is also known as Pi Day for its numerical significance (3/14, 3.14). What better way to celebrate Pi Day than by sitting back and eating a pie full of Pi day puns. Instead of buying a standard pie at the store, you can now spice up your Pi Day by making one of these three easy Pi Pie recipes. Cook...

Self-Teaching: When Teachers are not Enough

Self-Teaching: When Teachers are not Enough

Mariam Ahumada, Lifestyle Editor

January 13, 2017

The 21st century is the age of technology, so take advantage of it! Whether you need a chapter or lesson review, homework help or even just a refresher, the internet should be your go-to tool. No matter what, google knows the answer! Just be careful - while the internet can generate almost any correct...

Ms. Furnari: Classroom to Courtside

Ms. Furnari: Classroom to Courtside

Amanda Pallas, highlights contributor

February 11, 2016

Known as a math teacher here at Gables, Ms. Furnari is known as a Miami Heat statistic person when she steps onto the court at the American Airlines Arena.  Here,  Furnari shares her dedication to math both inside and outside of school. Q: For how long have you been working at Gables? A: This is my 31...

Pythagorean Theorem with Ms. Prado

Pythagorean Theorem with Ms. Prado

Olivia Pelaez, Staff Writer

February 2, 2016

Known for her famous saying, "I hear your conversations, and they are not math-related," Ms. Prado is a lovable, fun math teacher. She is always eager to teach and solve difficult math problems. Prado grew up in Cuba and attended the University of Havana. She then joined the Gables family and has...

Vsauce: A Place Where STEM and YouTube Collide

Vsauce: A Place Where STEM and YouTube Collide

Nicolas Schmidt, Staff Writer

January 4, 2016

Our Rating: A If you are a curious person who likes learning about cool, new, interesting things, then Vsauce is the YouTube channel for you. With over 9.5 million subscribers, it is one of the most popular educational channels on the site. This channel is run by personality Michael Stevens and, in...

Mrs. Reinoso: A Passion For Math

Mrs. Reinoso: A Passion For Math

Lane Morris, Staff Writer

April 6, 2015

Loved for her patience and caring nature, Mrs. Reinoso is always excited to come to Gables and teach her students math. Q: How long have you been teaching at Gables? A: For thirteen years. Q: Why did you decide to teach? A: Because I like having students understand math. Q: What spark...

PhotoMath: Doing the Work for You

PhotoMath: Doing the Work for You

Cameryn Padron, Staff Writer

November 10, 2014

Our rating: A+ Release Date: Oct. 25, 2014 Cost: FREE Everyday students struggle to do math problems, searching all over the Internet to try to find the right answer. Fortunately, with the new Photomath app, compatible with all Apple products, you can easily get the job done, and solve all of ...

Mu Alpha Theta ‘Integrated’ for the 2014-2015 School Year

Mu Alpha Theta ‘Integrated’ for the 2014-2015 School Year

Daniela Quijano, Editor

October 6, 2014

Mu Alpha Theta (MAΘ) is a nationally recognized math honor society that has been available at Gables in the past few years. However, due to a lack of leadership, it has failed to blossom into its full potential. Despite past obstacles, this year will be different. With a brand new board and enthusiastic...

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