There are a few unforgettable lessons high school did teach me that helped me prepare for college better than anything I could have memorized for the ACT.
When we show kids our zeal and passion for what we believe in, we welcome them to share their own. Love what you do, and present it with zeal everyday! Even if it is the 100th time you have presented it, remember it is the first for these students!
You would think colleges would send out senioritis alerts to remind those of you who have been accepted that you still have work to do. But they do not. Freshman through junior years get you in; senior year performance keeps you in.
Friday on Video on Demand and in theaters across the country, the crowd-funded Veronica Mars movie will finally be available for all fans to see. Thre...
The SAT would again be transformed. Back to the old 1600 score. No more obscure vocabulary. No specialized math. No penalties for wrong guesses.
Is your teen struggling in school? Does he seem apathetic? Have you lectured, grounded and threatened until you have no idea what else to do?
While most articles and news stories have focused on introversion in adults, not enough awareness is brought to young people who deal with introversion every day.
My daughter told me that she thinks that my husband is a lunatic. My husband tells me that our daughter is a brat. I don't know where to turn.
A day doesn't go by that my students don't enlighten me with their genuine innocence or entertain me with their youthful ignorance.
I'm you from the future. Our boobs have come in, we've been in love with someone who loves us back, and once in a terrible blue moon, someone will call us "ma'am." Even though we still freak out every time we meet a cute guy, we're smarter than we get credit for. There's a lot left to learn, but here are the seven things I wish I had known.
I think the value of stress in our lives depends on how beautifully we see the risk of the outcome.
Make sure you spend some planning time thinking about the questions you want to ask the financial aid officer so you don't get caught off-guard.
Memory is a strange thing. I don't remember what I ate for breakfast, but I can tell you in painstaking detail what I was doing when the Twin Towers...
My concern is that in your heartfelt quest to facilitate your teens' transition from high school to college, you may have a bit of tunnel vision.
Simply put, an organizational mindset is the aggregated mindset of an organization's members. Historically, schools have not placed much importance on defining these, which I think is a mistake. At Beaver, we have taken great care to identify the three key components.
Michael Sam, the college football player who is expected to be a top NFL prospect, recently acknowledged publicly that he is gay. It immediately took me back to the moment I decided to reveal that I was gay, and I realized how much things have changed in some ways, but haven't in others.