“Your movie — which was so well-received, so brilliant, so you — will now forever have this shooting attached to it.” Sarah Clements, the daughter of a Sandy Hook Elementary School teacher, wrote these words to comedian Amy Schumer in an open letter posted to Medium on Friday. Schumer’s movie “Trainwreck” was playing at the […]
Even if you didn’t play The Oregon Trail computer game in school, you may still find this historic landmark exciting! On a brief (~30 hour) but fairly comprehensive road trip around Wyoming, my friends took me to Guernsey to see the Oregon Trail Ruts. That’s right! They exist!!! In certain areas the wagons had to cross […]
Don’t expect the upcoming remake version of Final Fantasy VII to be exactly the same game you remember excitedly talking to your friends about over the school lunch table. Read more...
DOJ found that Georgia is giving kids with behavioral issues a subpar education and putting them in run-down buildings. Georgia has been illegally and unnecessarily segregating thousands of students with behavioral issues and disabilities,...Show More Summary
After a rough July that included suspensions and a recruit heading to prep school, Arkansas received some good news on the first day of August.
Image: Mashable, Lili Sams Everything is better with duct tape, especially your back to school supplies. If you're planning on downsizing your textbook load this year, an iPad or tablet is a great way to go. Of course, one drawback of...Show More Summary
Sir Paul McCartney, photo by Getty Images Lollapalooza is aggressively normal. There are no campsites, no burning men, no polyamorous tents or dystopian barter systems. All those Native American prints you see are Blackhawks jerseys....Show More Summary
A beautiful animation about the history of hot dogs by Belgian LUCA School of Arts student Evert Van Houcke. Vimeo link The Presurfer
The View co-host Raven-Symoné will guest-star on the September 7 episode of Disney Channel’s hit tween series, K.C. Undercover. The one-hour spy comedy stars Zendaya as a high school undercover spy, and this particular episode findsShow More Summary
Hipster: Aren’t you some kind of traitor? You’re going to film grad school, and you saw Click on opening night? –Mondo Kim’s, St. Mark’s Place Usher: All ticket holders, please enter the theater. We will not start ’til everyone is seated in your box-office, uh, thing you sit in. –New York Public Theatre
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Even as some public schools struggle to repair leaky plumbing and cracked concrete, elite private campuses throughout the Los Angeles area are embarking on big-ticket upgrades to satisfy growing demand for cutting-edge education.
Before three-time NBA champion Dwyane Wade even made it to Marquette, he was already confident that he’d eventually retire from (...)
Sei Fujii immigrated to America in 1903 and graduated from USC's law school in 1911, knowing full well that, as a noncitizen, he would not be allowed to take the bar and practice as an attorney.
It looks like Disney has found its next High School Musical! The Friday premiere of the Disney Channel original movie Descendants captured 6.6 million viewers, according to early Nielsen numbers, making it the most-watched cable TV movie of the year. And as if that wasn't impressive enough, the... Read More > Other Links From TVGuide.com Kenny Ortega Dove Cameron
School is just around the corner, which means backpacks and packed lunches await your children. One expert offers tips for parents to promote healthy dental habits while away from home.
In the UK the 'TES and the National Association for the Teaching of English ran a survey to find teachers' top 100 fiction books all children should read' -- before leaving primary school and before leaving secondary school. (There is...Show More Summary
This is Peter Hitchens' Mail On Sunday column At least our state-school system maintains schools, terrible as many of them are. The NHS, creaky as it is, still treats actual patients. And in the dear dead days of big nationalised...