Info 101: No Child Left Behind Morphs Into The Every Student Succeeds Act
Headline news: The Every Student Succeeds Act is now set to replace the No Child Left Behind Law of 2001, becoming official with Obama’s signature on December 10. At the time, he called it “a Christmas miracle,” and it’s one that will impact every one of our 50 million public school students and 3.4 million teachers–parents and taxpayers, too.The Homework Debate and Tips for Getting It Done, Too
We’re off and running now, so far into the school year already that, in just about one month, most school districts will close the books on the second marking period. And all along the way, parents and kids alike have been dealing with homework–often unhappily.The Defining Moment
The path that leads from childhood to adulthood is not linear. Many of us are set on a path by others, and some of us find our own way. Ultimately, we all find our own way. That is both the joy and the challenge of being an adult.Teens Seem To Be Just Saying No to Cigarettes, But Why?
Cigarette use amongst teenagers is down significantly, and if you ask a regulatory agency they will tell you it is because of their wonderful work curbing advertising pointed towards their next generation of smoking addicts. Sure, we can reason that those regulations have done some good in this regard, but it still doesn’t account for all of change, or does it? Well, let’s discuss this because the issue has once again hit the scene.Are Teens Using Secret Apps To Hide Daring Sexting Pics?
If you have a young teenager with smartphone access, you may be surprised to hear about a trend to which these young youths are using secret apps to hide their sexting photos. There are a few ways which these pics can be hidden within a clock app, which would be the last place you would think about finding these private photos.Preventing Teen Pregnancy
As parents, in particular single parents, we want only the best for our children and becoming a parent in their teen age is not one of them. Consequently, parents are frustrated on how best to prevent their teens from getting pregnant. Other than locking our children in their rooms, what can a parent do to prevent their children from making such a living changing mistake?Effective Ways Of Approaching Teachers
There is often a feeling of apprehension in students when they have to approach their teachers. This article will help students by suggesting them effective ways of approaching their teachers.