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Finding Comfort in Numbers

Finding Comfort in Numbers

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

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

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

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

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'

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

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....
4 Ways To Deal With College Admissions Competition

4 Ways To Deal With College Admissions Competition

11.10.2014
By Winnie Ma You used to be those friends: the ones who told one another everything, did everything together, laughed at the same things...
An Etiquette Guide to College Admissions News

An Etiquette Guide to College Admissions News

11.10.2014
Good for him! Jock scholarship I bet he can't wait! Party school Smart choice. Community college
On The Night Before Your First Middle School Dance

On The Night Before Your First Middle School Dance

11.10.2014
I wish for that boy who approaches, biting his lip and gazing down at the floor. I wish for that hopeful flicker in your eyes, the way...

Raising Rich Kids: Money and the Teenage Brain

11. 8.2014
Let's hope rich kids will find their way. But romping in a mountain of money like most kids play in a pile of leaves will not make it easy....