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Revising Advisory

Jim Mahoney’s homeroom gathers in the morning for conversation.

Jack Barker, Staff Writer

December 4, 2015

Often viewed as a footnote in the encyclopedia of student life, advisory seems to entertain arbitrary and sometimes aimless topics: surveys, discussions about civil discourse, even just hanging out. Students struggle to explain the purpose of the 30-minute block of time on Wednesdays. “I can’t reall...

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