An online news outlet published a map showing how much snow it takes in each county across America to get a snow day.
In case you’re wondering about the legality of teachers’ strikes, they are legal in Illinois and 12 other states. But that’s all, primarily because most state legislatures have put education on par with police and fire protection as essential services provided by government.
The Archbishop of Canterbury is expected to say in his Christmas Day sermon that children are forced to grow up too fast.
Back-to-school spending is down between 7 and 8 percent, compared to last year: $594.24 for the average family.
The news network talks to young people from around the world, including Virginia, Atlanta, Stockholm, & Beirut.
http://www.nytimes.com/learning/students/pop/articles/10reed.html Reed College in Oregon, just minutes from downtown Portland, is known for its academic rigor and free-spirited student body. But financial problems caused the…
http://chronicle.com/free/2009/02/10973n.htm?utm_source=at&utm_medium=en The Chronicle of Higher Education is reporting that JuicyCampus, which had established gossip sites for about 500 college campuses where anonymous posters came very…
Online social networks and “friends” have rendered high school reunions obsolete.
http://www.boston.com/news/education/higher/articles/2008/11/24/youths_propel_a_push_toward_volunteerism/ From the Boston Globe November 24, 2008 Youths propel a push toward volunteerism Change predates Obama’s overtures By Scott Helman First paragraph: LEOMINSTER —…