Jarrod Horton Articles

Articles from staff writer Jarrod Horton

Comic Book Adventure: Blank Mission or Discover Treasure

C2E2 stands for the Chicago Comic & Entertainment Expo. It by line reads that this convention spans the “latest and greatest from comics, movies, television toys, anime, magna, and video games.” It was held earlier this year in March and took place at the enormous McCormick Place as opposed to Rosemont Theatre in the suburbs…… Read More

Tutor Programs Lacking in School System

In 2006 former President George w. Bush signed an extension of the landmark education law called “No Child Left Behind”. One of the stipulations of the law was that consistently failing schools, that serve poor children, give those same students the option of a new school, or tutoring from private companies or other groups. This was going to get paid for with federal money; typically more than $1,800 per child in big cities. This would seem like a big deal in most instances except for the fact most parents and students were unaware of the programs……. Read More