Let’s talk for a moment about medical education. I went to a work-related party recently and rode in the elevator with a dear friend who is my contemporary, and a more senior and highly regarded faculty member known for her work in medical education. Both were afraid for the future of medical education in different [...]
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Keith Appling is truly living up to the role of Michigan State point guard. Now in the early stages of his final act with the Spartans, the former Detroit Pershing High shooting hero is developing into a Tom Izzo-approved ball-handler...Show More Summary
The senior seasons of many 2014 recruits are coming to an end, but they will be back on the field for various all-star games soon. However, some of them decided to make sure they really went out with a bang with their high school teams. It's...Show More Summary
A few weeks ago a group of senior mathematicians, teachers, statisticians, and curriculum developers met in Boston to discuss the future of high school mathematics, revisiting issues addressed by a 2008 conference organized by the Center for Mathematics Education at the University of Maryland. This time, the Common Core State Standards was front and center […]
The high costs of property and new technology are making it harder for exhibitors to recoup investments in Asia, say senior execs from Paramount and Twentieth Century Fox International. HONG KONG – Exhibitors and distributors need to...Show More Summary
Coming into this season, expectations were sky high for Indiana senior Will Sheehey. Last year's Big Ten Sixth Man of the Year moved into the starting lineup, and it was obvious to assume his offensive numbers would make a big leap. That has not been the case. So far, Sheehey is struggling. Show More Summary
Andy Towle has a dizzyingly long list of what are mercifully becoming less news-worthy events. My vote goes to Ted Chalfen, a senior at Fairview High School in Boulder, Colorado, for this integrating, positive commencement speech, which managed to avoid all sense of victimology: How can anyone not describe this as a moral advance for […]
by Susan Michelle Tyrell December 9, 2013 (LiveActionNews) - A high school senior with the life of the unborn forefront on her mind helped make pro-life history over the weekend as the first annual Catholic School Life Rally produced attention from politicians, news stations, Operation Rescue, and pro-choice protestors.…
I graduated from Village Christian High School the year after Fast & Furious star Paul Walker did. Many of Village Christian Schools' students attended from elementary all the way through their senior year of high school. Each graduating class at that time was about a hundred people. Show More Summary
The use of crack and powder cocaine both varies and overlaps among high school seniors, researchers have found. Their findings point to the need to take into account both common and different at-risk factors in developing programming and messaging to stem cocaine use.
Many of the nation's most impressive high school seniors are expected to compete at the Under Armour All-America Game on Jan. 2, 2014, at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Fla. The event has been held annually since 2008 and its alumni include current NFL and college stars A.J. Show More Summary
The use of crack and powder cocaine both varies and overlaps among high school seniors, researchers at New York University and NYU Langone Medical Center have found. Their findings, which appear in the American Journal of Drug and Alcohol...Show More Summary
Ethan Young is a senior in high school. He made a wonderful presentation to the Knox County Tennessee school board about Common Core. It’s a wonderfully researched presentation and challenged the school board to research and disprove his claims. They haven’t. Common Core is the education equivalent of ObamaCare, I’ve referred to it as “ObamaCore” [...]
The use of crack and powder cocaine both varies and overlaps among high school seniors, researchers at NYU and NYU Langone Medical Center have found. Their findings point to the need to take into account both common and different at-risk factors in developing programming and messaging to stem cocaine use.
You must remember Judge Reinhold in 1982’s Fast Times at Ridgemont High – the “single, successful guy” whose perfect senior year goes...
Christopher Atkins was a high school senior with no acting experience when he landed the role as the shipwrecked teenage heartthrob Richard in "The Blue Lagoon." The 1980s classic turned him into an overnight star, and in this clip from...Show More Summary
"Now that's a big idea!" It was high praise from the former senior partner of a highly respected strategy consulting firm, a guy who deals in big ideas every day. I had just shared the concept behind one of my client's new ventures over lunch. Show More Summary
Courtney Halvorson is a senior at Gaston High School in Alabama who enjoys life — but she shouldn’t be alive. Not because of a drunk driver, or doing drugs, or some other tragic death that claims the life of a young person — Courtney shouldn’t be alive because she was supposed to have died from […]
(MCMINNVILLE, Tenn.) — Four Tennessee high school seniors returning to play a game of zombie tag with their friends were killed in a single-car crash over the weekend, officials and the mother of one of the teens told The Associated Press on Monday. Show More Summary