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School Snow Days

Hilarious Mayor Mercilessly Trolls Kids About Snow Days

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 03.06.2015 | Good News

When you're a student looking for any excuse to skip homework, snow days are no laughing matter. And that's a source of endless amusement for Mark Bou...

Hating on Winter

Emily Nichols Grossi | Posted 05.05.2015 | Comedy
Emily Nichols Grossi

I have been feeling woefully incomplete lately because despite all the snow and sleet and missed school and shoveling and salt this winter, we have, thus far, been deprived of an ice storm. Seriously, what is late-winter fun without everything around you freezing inside a capsule of clear ice within two hours?

16 Signs That You And Your Kids Have Had Too Many Snow Days

The Huffington Post | Mandy Velez | Posted 02.27.2014 | Parents

The polar vortex came. It saw. It conquered. It's coming back. Schools across the U.S. have closed in record numbers this year. While the first two o...

You've Been Doing Snow Days Wrong (Until Now)

Emma C. S. McLaughlin | Posted 04.26.2014 | Teen
Emma C. S. McLaughlin

Once in a while though, there is the confused student who makes the unforgivable mistake of uttering those unspeakable words, "I'm sick of snow days." If that sounds like it could be you, don't worry! You will get through this with my help, and a few easy suggestions.

Your Attitude Towards Snow Days Will Be Remembered

Heidi Mulligan Walker | Posted 04.15.2014 | Parents
Heidi Mulligan Walker

I realize now that my dad being with us during those days meant that he actually wasn't sleeping when he should have been between night shifts. A detail I was not aware of as a child, but which sticks with me now, as a parent myself, thinking about how to entertain the kids.

No Snow Days for Working Moms

Kerry Lyons | Posted 04.14.2014 | Parents
Kerry Lyons

What happened to the smiling, fun-loving Mom that talked of watching movies and snuggling by the fire? Why was she replaced by this snarling, stressed-out Work Mommy? As I looked at their confused, hopeful faces, I realized my so-called snow day was over.

Now THIS Is How You Tell Students They Have A Snow Day

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Klein | Posted 02.05.2014 | Parents

As if getting word of a snow day weren't already exciting enough, these school leaders found an amazing way to spice up the news. School principal ...