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The Three Most Important Questions You Can Ask Your Teenager

The Three Most Important Questions You Can Ask Your Teenager

Michael Mulligan  11.20.2014
he millennials are accomplishing great things. But too many of them look inside only to peer into a void that we, at least in part, have...
Holiday Parties and the Hypocrisy Dilemma

Holiday Parties and the Hypocrisy Dilemma

Dr. Karen Soren  11.18.2014
The holidays can be a festive and celebratory time of year, but be mindful that alcohol consumption can send mixed messages or create confusion...
Not Many Of Us Land The Dream Jobs We Wanted As Kids

Not Many Of Us Land The Dream Jobs We Wanted As Kids

Jacqueline Howard  11.18.2014
If the job you have isn't the one you always dreamed of, you have lots of company. A new study shows that only about six percent of adults...
s The Stepdaughter-Stepmother Relationship Doomed?

s The Stepdaughter-Stepmother Relationship Doomed?

Barbara Greenberg  11.17.2014
I'm a 17-year-old female and nearing the end of my life as a child. My parents have been divorced for about four years now, which is for...
Finding Comfort in Numbers

Finding Comfort in Numbers

KidSpirit  11.17.2014
What did I believe in? It is still something I think about fairly often. If I had been raised strictly Jewish, what would be different...
10 Tips for Teens

10 Tips for Teens

Bill Donius  11.17.2014
Since I am in my fifties and sport more than the occasional gray hair, as a former bank CEO and author of a recently revised book I seem...
Your Ultimate Guide To SAT Subject Tests

Your Ultimate Guide To SAT Subject Tests

11.17.2014
By Malone Ryan As an upperclassman in high school (soon to be collegiette!), you are likely berated with the same question from your teachers,...
The Secret To Actually Making School More Enjoyable

The Secret To Actually Making School More Enjoyable

Avi Sholkoff  11.17.2014
If you are going to be sitting in different rooms for nine months, why not make these months hilarious and memorable?
I Need a Boyfriend! A Teen Girl's Recipe for Validation

I Need a Boyfriend! A Teen Girl's Recipe for Validation

Lauren Galley  11.17.2014
I have a crazy idea, so just work with me on this one... What if the real problem is us? What is we are disrespecting ourselves and allowing...
The Best Way To Learn Tolerance? Raise A Teenager

The Best Way To Learn Tolerance? Raise A Teenager

Edwin Leap, MD  11.13.2014
Tolerance is the word we now use to say, "you have to agree with my views." However, as one sees with teenagers, tolerance in truth means...
10 Hilariously Bad Pieces Of Retro Sex Ed Advice For Teens

10 Hilariously Bad Pieces Of Retro Sex Ed Advice For Teens

Amanda Scherker  11.13.2014
Sex ed is pretty awkward, but sex ed of the past was apparently even worse. Parents and teachers have always been generally lousy when...
How Teens Have Become The Foodie Generation

How Teens Have Become The Foodie Generation

11.12.2014
This article was written by teen reporters from The Mash, a weekly publication distributed to Chicagoland high schools. By Emily Schwartz,...
I'm Trading In The Words 'Be Careful'

I'm Trading In The Words 'Be Careful'

Sara Goldstein  11.12.2014
I want my words to have weight as I set them in the hands of my children, when they put them in their pockets to pull out long after they've...
An Open Letter to Teens About Your Future High School Reunion

An Open Letter to Teens About Your Future High School Reunion

Barbara Greenberg  11.11.2014
You have the opportunity as a teen to be kind and helpful and to make an impact on a peer's life. This will not be lost on your peers....