As graduation time rolls around, high school seniors around the country will be facing waves of mixed emotions. Relief that high school is over; elation to be moving on; and of course, sadness that friends forged over years – if not for more than a decade – will be going their separate ways.
It’s been a week that keeps on giving.
Service looks good on a college application, but this Harvard educator explains why quality is the key.
Often little kids know one word well: "mine."
There is something about the one-time visit at the holidays that feels like we’re using other people’s bad circumstances as an analgesic to our gluttony before we feast on decadent meals.
Remember: Practice Makes Permanent.
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What are we really teaching our kids when every kid "wins"?
Is it even fair to ask young kids, who by nature’s design are the most energetic among us, to stay still for what must seem like an eternity?
Even if you’re sick of it by now.
It doesn’t all have to be about candy and costumes.