Profiles

Before They Were Here: Faculty’s Careers Before Teaching

Over 200 faculty members at Palo Alto High School teach, counsel and otherwise work here on a daily basis. While many were passionate about their chosen field of education from the beginning of their own higher education, others arrived at their destinations as teachers through alternate routes. Verde talked to four faculty members to learn about their careers before going into the field of education.
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Give Us a Bow

Palo Alto High School seniors Megan Rohrer (left) and Tessera Chin (right) rehearse at Chin's house. On an ordinary Wednesday night, a duet of string music ...

Behind the kendo mask

Kendo, a Japanese martial art, features one-on-one combat using wooden swords and protective armour. The goal is to strike the opponent in specific target area...