Back To School

Back To School

What You Need To Know About The New School Year

Tuesday, Aug 18, 2015 at 05:17 PM EDT

2015 College Freshman Likely Never Licked Stamps

2015 College Freshman Likely Never Licked Stamps

Incoming college freshman in 2015 have likely never licked a stamp. Students born in 1997 have also always had Google around for their search needs and they've always had South Park on Television, according to...

Tuesday, Aug 18, 2015 at 12:10 PM EDT

Police Officers Pull Over to Help With Teen's Tie

Police Officers Pull Over to Help With Teen's Tie

Two Los Angeles police officers took time out from fighting crime to help a 14-year-old boy look his best on his first day of high school.Officers Jonathan Maldonado and Alberto Ladesma were patrolling in...

Wednesday, Aug 19, 2015 at 07:13 AM EDT

In the Classroom, There's An App for That

In the Classroom, There's An App for That

With the school year about to begin, what’s popular among the thousands of apps, videos and websites designed for the classroom? What are some of the favorites for teachers and why? We asked some technologically...

Monday, Aug 24, 2015 at 02:44 PM EDT

Why Your Student Might Not Use Textbooks Anymore

Why Your Student Might Not Use Textbooks Anymore

The move to open-source and other digital platforms has not gone unnoticed in the textbook industry, however. Moving away from traditional mediums is something that all publishers are exploring said Nader...

Thursday, Aug 27, 2015 at 11:00 AM EDT

10 Essentials to Fill Your Student's Backpack

10 Essentials to Fill Your Student's Backpack

With class almost back in session, now is a good time to take a look at some back-to-school essentials. Here’s a list of things to fill your kid’s backpack.

Monday, Aug 24, 2015 at 11:56 AM EDT

School Nutrition Rules in Gridlock as Fed Deadline Nears

School Nutrition Rules in Gridlock as Fed Deadline Nears

While students across the U.S. have been off for the summer, a food fight has been heating up in Washington, D.C., over the type of meals that will be served in schools when they return.