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Are schools preparing students?

Are schools preparing students?

The U.S. education system hasn't been revamped in over 100 years. Can it prepare kids for a high-tech world?


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Are schools preparing students?
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Are schools preparing students?

Will there be jobs for college grads in the future - and if so, which jobs? » Read More
Posted: may. 27, 2015 10:29 a.m. | Updated: may. 27, 2015 10:30 a.m. | Are schools preparing students? Comments 0 Comments
Teacher stress
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Teacher stress

The life of a schoolteacher isn't easy. In fact, being a teacher might be the most stressful job in the world. » Read More
Posted: may. 24, 2015 12:00 a.m. | Updated: may. 24, 2015 12:00 a.m. | Teacher stress Comments 1 Comment
Skydiving grandmas
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Skydiving grandmas

Grandmothers have lived quite a life being kids, teens, adults and raising children from birth to adulthood. Naturally, they may be willing to take more risks, but the... » Read More
Posted: may. 20, 2015 3:34 p.m. | Updated: may. 20, 2015 3:34 p.m. | Skydiving grandmas Comments 0 Comments
Free speech vs. hate speech
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Free speech vs. hate speech

The satirical minds behind the controversial French weekly Charlie Hebdo received a standing ovation on Tuesday as they accepted the PEN American Center's Toni and Jam... » Read More
Posted: may. 19, 2015 10:37 a.m. | Updated: may. 19, 2015 10:37 a.m. | Free speech vs. hate speech Comments 0 Comments
Happier students get higher GPAs
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Happier students get higher GPAs

All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy. » Read More
Posted: may. 18, 2015 10:33 a.m. | Updated: may. 18, 2015 10:33 a.m. | Happier students get higher GPAs Comments 0 Comments
Risks of snoring
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Risks of snoring

Chronic snorers might need to put aside their Breathe Right strips and schedule a doctor's appointment. Several recent articles and a new research study have highlight... » Read More
Posted: may. 13, 2015 9:52 a.m. | Updated: may. 13, 2015 9:52 a.m. | Risks of snoring Comments 0 Comments
Why don't Americans save?
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Why don't Americans save?

America may be first in the world in many things, but saving money isn't one of them. » Read More
Posted: may. 13, 2015 9:44 a.m. | Updated: may. 13, 2015 9:44 a.m. | Why don't Americans save? Comments 0 Comments
Qualities of a great teacher
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Qualities of a great teacher

In late March, Bill Humbert, former band teacher at Chandler High School in Glendale, Arizona, was diagnosed with a rare form of cancer. When former students heard of ... » Read More
Posted: may. 12, 2015 12:08 p.m. | Updated: may. 12, 2015 12:08 p.m. | Qualities of a great teacher Comments 0 Comments
Sleepwalking and night terrors
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Sleepwalking and night terrors

A new study shows the unconscious habit of sleepwalking may actually be tied to genetics, may be passed from parent to child, and when both parents have a history of i... » Read More
Posted: may. 11, 2015 11:37 a.m. | Updated: may. 11, 2015 11:37 a.m. | Sleepwalking and night terrors  Comments 0 Comments
Much more than a selfie generation
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Much more than a selfie generation

At this very moment, the most ironic global event is taking place: the obsession with the selfie. People have called selfie-takers Gen Y1, Millennials or Generation Se... » Read More
Posted: may. 08, 2015 7:07 p.m. | Updated: may. 08, 2015 7:07 p.m. | Much more than a selfie generation Comments 0 Comments
New Dangerous Drug In Town
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New Dangerous Drug In Town

A few years ago, someone decided to try and get around federal laws regarding controlled substances by manufacturing synthetic drugs that have a different chemical co... » Read More
Posted: may. 08, 2015 7:03 p.m. | Updated: may. 08, 2015 7:03 p.m. | New Dangerous Drug In Town Comments 0 Comments
Beards: As dirty as a toilet seat?
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Beards: As dirty as a toilet seat?

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. - Beards and bathrooms. You wouldn't think the two had much in common, but a new study revealed some facial hair is just as dirty as a toilet seat. » Read More
Posted: may. 06, 2015 5:22 p.m. | Updated: may. 06, 2015 5:22 p.m. | Beards: As dirty as a toilet seat? Comments 0 Comments
Grocery price survey
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Grocery price survey

Ever feel as if a trip to the grocery store just keeps getting more costly? » Read More
Posted: may. 05, 2015 10:52 a.m. | Updated: may. 05, 2015 10:52 a.m. | Grocery price survey Comments 0 Comments
Be a great mother-in-law
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Be a great mother-in-law

Question: » Read More
Posted: may. 03, 2015 7:20 p.m. | Updated: may. 03, 2015 7:20 p.m. | Be a great mother-in-law Comments 0 Comments
Feeling detached?
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Feeling detached?

Have you ever found yourself feeling foggy, not able to think or focus, or caught yourself feeling spacey? Or perhaps found that your thoughts are racing, making you a... » Read More
Posted: may. 01, 2015 10:08 a.m. | Updated: may. 01, 2015 10:08 a.m. | Feeling detached? Comments 0 Comments
Making college safer
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Making college safer

When Constance and Howard Clery picked Lehigh University for their youngest - and only - daughter to attend, it was partly because the school seemed safe. The Pennsylv... » Read More
Posted: apr. 30, 2015 9:55 a.m. | Updated: apr. 30, 2015 9:55 a.m. | Making college safer Comments 0 Comments
Donating to Nepal
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Donating to Nepal

It's natural for Americans seeing the devastation in the wake of the earthquake that killed thousands in Nepal to want to donate aid. » Read More
Posted: apr. 28, 2015 12:21 p.m. | Updated: apr. 28, 2015 12:21 p.m. | Donating to Nepal Comments 0 Comments
Personality and salary
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Personality and salary

Would you say you're an INFJ or ENTJ? Or what about an ENTP or INFP? Oh, wait, no, you're totally an ENFP. » Read More
Posted: apr. 26, 2015 5:00 p.m. | Updated: apr. 26, 2015 5:00 p.m. | Personality and salary Comments 0 Comments
New look at problems
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New look at problems

Question: » Read More
Posted: apr. 24, 2015 6:28 p.m. | Updated: apr. 24, 2015 6:28 p.m. | New look at problems Comments 0 Comments
Unplugging from technology
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Unplugging from technology

In the spring of 2009, California-based writer Sharael Kolberg did the math and estimated that she spent four months of her year using some form of entertainment techn... » Read More
Posted: apr. 24, 2015 6:10 p.m. | Updated: apr. 24, 2015 6:10 p.m. | Unplugging from technology Comments 0 Comments
Divorce can literally break your heart
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Divorce can literally break your heart

Those who get divorced are more likely to have a heart attack, according to new research published in the journal Circulation. The study found that divorced persons of... » Read More
Posted: apr. 22, 2015 12:00 p.m. | Updated: apr. 22, 2015 12:00 p.m. | Divorce can literally break your heart Comments 0 Comments
Students' addiction
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Students' addiction

Today's college students simply can't live without texting. » Read More
Posted: apr. 19, 2015 12:28 p.m. | Updated: apr. 19, 2015 12:28 p.m. | Students' addiction Comments 0 Comments
A child's motivation
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A child's motivation

Don't blame your children for not being motivated in the classroom - they may not have much of a say. » Read More
Posted: apr. 16, 2015 10:09 a.m. | Updated: apr. 16, 2015 10:09 a.m. | A child's motivation Comments 0 Comments
An amazing miracle
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An amazing miracle

When Melanie and Doug Pritchard were preparing to have their first child, they searched for a doctor who would fight, if necessary, for both Melanie and the baby's liv... » Read More
Posted: apr. 16, 2015 9:59 a.m. | Updated: apr. 16, 2015 9:59 a.m. | An amazing miracle Comments 0 Comments
10 happiest jobs
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10 happiest jobs

Want a successful marriage? Make sure you and your spouse are happy. Lois Collins of Deseret News National reported that when spouses, especially wives, are happier, t... » Read More
Posted: apr. 14, 2015 3:46 p.m. | Updated: apr. 14, 2015 3:46 p.m. | 10 happiest jobs  Comments 0 Comments
Realistic to-do lists
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Realistic to-do lists

There is a rush of satisfaction that I feel each time I use my chunky, black Crayola marker to cross something off my daily list. All right, so maybe the marker actual... » Read More
Posted: apr. 12, 2015 10:19 a.m. | Updated: apr. 12, 2015 10:19 a.m. | Realistic to-do lists Comments 0 Comments
Make yourself smile
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Make yourself smile

The best ways to brighten up a day that just isn't turning out as planned are simple, but they make a big difference - oftentimes, simplicity is all it takes! » Read More
Posted: apr. 11, 2015 11:31 a.m. | Updated: apr. 11, 2015 11:31 a.m. | Make yourself smile Comments 0 Comments
Family arguments and health
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Family arguments and health

The effects of too many family arguments can have a lasting impact on a person's health, according to a new study published in Preventive Medicine, which found that co... » Read More
Posted: apr. 10, 2015 3:51 p.m. | Updated: apr. 10, 2015 3:51 p.m. | Family arguments and health Comments 0 Comments
Thank your best friend
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Thank your best friend

Over the weekend, Snapchat released an update that tells you who your best friend is on the app, Tech Crunch reported. » Read More
Posted: apr. 09, 2015 12:10 p.m. | Updated: apr. 09, 2015 12:10 p.m. | Thank your best friend Comments 0 Comments
Hiding from your in-laws?
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Hiding from your in-laws?

You heard that you were "marrying the entire family" when you chose your spouse, but did you really get how deep that truth runs? Sure, it seems nuts that your sane, l... » Read More
Posted: apr. 06, 2015 10:28 a.m. | Updated: apr. 06, 2015 10:28 a.m. | Hiding from your in-laws? Comments 0 Comments
 

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