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More Than a Glorified Teacher's Aide

Naphtali Hoff | Posted 12.24.2014 | Education
Naphtali Hoff

We also are doing a far better job at staffing our schools with the special education personnel that can oversee the progress of these students and offer appropriate advice and support for teachers and parents.

5 Keys to Out-Shining the Competition in an Interview

Lisa Abeyta | Posted 12.11.2014 | Business
Lisa Abeyta

Here are five useful tips for anyone who might be prepping for that big interview.

Most Delicious? Oreos Versus Tracking Cookies

Mark Weinstein | Posted 12.08.2014 | Technology
Mark Weinstein

You would think that cookies and technology together would make the most awesome partners since chocolate and peanut butter, right? If only...say it ain't so!

Katniss Everdeen's College Application Essay

Paul Jury | Posted 12.02.2014 | Comedy
Paul Jury

It's College App. season... and Hunger Games season... and Katniss is hoping to get into an Ivy League. Yes, even the Mockingjay struggles with these stupid essays.

Bring Back Sanity to the College Application Process, Please!

Manuel R. De Juan | Posted 06.22.2014 | Education
Manuel R. De Juan

The current college application process to competitive universities is, in two words, ferocious and atrocious. It is rife with social injustice, plagued by inefficiencies, and is simply unfair to kids and their parents.

New Laws Aim To Help People Get Jobs After Getting Arrested

Youth Radio -- Youth Media International | Posted 06.11.2013 | Business
Youth Radio -- Youth Media International

Photo Credit: Brett Myers/Youth Radio By: Ashley Williams Seventeen year-old Andrew is filling out a job application for a Jamba Juice in Oakland, C...

Infographic: The Costs Of Senior Year

Youth Radio -- Youth Media International | Posted 11.10.2012 | Education
Youth Radio -- Youth Media International

It's back to school season. That usually means ice-breakers, homework, and navigating a new class schedule. But for seniors, it also means breaking op...

Janell Ross

Undocumented Youth Targeted By New Immigration Scams

HuffingtonPost.com | Janell Ross | Posted 08.04.2012 | Latino Voices

NEW YORK -- Days after President Barack Obama in June said his administration would grant relief to certain young, undocumented immigrants, a Southern...

Sapplets, Digital Watermarks Are Key Magazine Innovations in 2012 Report

Magda Abu-Fadil | Posted 09.17.2012 | Media
Magda Abu-Fadil

Print media, including magazines, that complain of reduced revenues, rising costs, shrinking circulation and see-sawing advertising, have felt the pinch, but thanks to innovative approaches, countless publishers are recouping their losses and widening their reach.

Jon Stewart and the Sheer Hypocrisy of Fox News on Teachers

Jim Wallis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Jim Wallis

I like teachers. But what I am learning from conservatives these days, especially the hosts and commentators for Fox News is that public school teachers are greedy.

The Bell Tolls for Me

Rich Siegel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Rich Siegel

Dear Mayor Hernandez, Like many Southern Californians I have been following the political turmoil in the City of Bell. Last week, we all witnessed ...

Lie of Omission on a Job Application?

Liz Ryan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Liz Ryan

There is no legal requirement for you to include every job you've ever held throughout your career.

Social Media: The Choice of a New Generation

Lisa Mirza Grotts | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Lisa Mirza Grotts

Not another set of rules? I'm afraid so. Today's new forms of social media require follow-us-wherever-we-go rules, and they are changing even as you read this!

Banks: KYC is Killing Your Customers

Brett King | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Brett King

In my discussions with bankers about innovation, I often hear them tell me that perhaps in other industries innovation could be achieved, but due to h...

Elizabeth Warren and Goliath

Jim Wallis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Jim Wallis

As Elizabeth Warren, a good Methodist, warns: The banks are trying everything they can think of to kill financial reform. And we must not let them do that.

Health Care: Keep Your Eyes on the Prize

Jim Wallis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jim Wallis

We've recently seen the abortion rhetoric really heat up to ridiculous proportions. Those with opposing views are being stereotyped and demonized. And facts are taking a back seat to sound bytes.

Umpires, Perspective, and the Supreme Court

Jim Wallis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jim Wallis

The claim that any human is able to remain unaffected by their background or have a purely objective view of any case is to claim a quality that belongs only to God: omniscience.